This is a strange story by Peretti. It is readable, but is a subtle poke at modern spiritualism and utopianism, combined with an exposure of their flaws as philosophies. It was just plain an odd book but isn't that what Peretti is about? An interesting read indeed.
From the back cover: When Jay and Lila cooper travel with their archaeologist father to an exotic South Sea Island, they find some mighty strange things going on. coud the arrogant, tyrannical leader of the island colony be the missing person they have been sent to find? If so why is he acting so strange? a thrilling tale filled with adventure, mystery, and sudden danger that will hodl readers interest through the last exciting page.
On an exotic South Sea island, the Cooper kids find some mighty strange things going on! A thrilling tale filled with adventure, mystery, and sudden danger that will hold readers' interest through the last exciting page.