Diego only knows the rolling hills and pastures of his fatherís
hacienda in 1829 Spanish California. His peaceful, simple life is
shattered when Diego is captured by alien reptilian warriors. He
is now a slave on a huge space ship surrounded by technological advances
not yet imagined. Unable to communicate, Diego struggles to survive and
gain the respect of his captors. When trouble comes, will he be able to
unite his fellow slaves to fight a more deadly enemy or will he betray
the trust of Ziron, the shipís commander? And will Diego regain his
freedom and eventually return home to Earth?
***Moon Crusher won 1st place in the Oklahoma City Writers Contest, 2019, Oklahoma Writers (state) 1st place, published YA novel, 2021, and third place in the Royal Palm Literary Award from Florida Writers, 2021.