Leven Thumps and the Gateway to Foo

Leven Thumps and the Gateway to Foo

By Obert Skye; Ben Sowards (Illustrator)

Shadow Mountain, Hardcover, 9781590383698, 400pp.

Publication Date: April 2005

Fourteen-year-old Leven Thumps lives a wretched life in Burnt Culvert, Oklahoma. But his life is about to change and his destiny be fulfilled as he learns about a secret gateway that bridges two worlds, the real world and Foo, a place created at the beginning of time in the folds of the mind that makes it possible for mankind to dream and hope, aspire and imagine.

About the Author
Obert Skye is the author and illustrator of "The Creature from My Closet: Wonkenstein". He has also written the bestselling children's fantasy adventure series Leven Thumps and "Pillage".

Ben Sowards holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Brigham Young University. A teacher of art at Southern Utah University, he has illustrated several children's books. He and his wife, Connie, have two daughters and live in Utah.