Search for the Leon Key
Science Fiction / Time Travel / Parallel Universes
Date Published: November 26, 2022
Time Agent Jon Howe:
Born in the 25th century and trained as an agent dedicated to keeping his
timeline stable. He is a lone wolf with no emotional ties, that is until he
meets Shoshanna. His orders and main goals are to find a way to stop an
invasion from another universe and obtain the love of this strange, somewhat
angry exotic woman, who for the first time in his life has stirred extreme
emotion in him.
He is recruited by the (WQPB) World Quantum Physics and Time Bureau to
travel back to 1939 Morocco because scientists from his time have noticed
strange events at that time and location. Events that point to an imminent
He travels to 1939 Casablanca to find a device (The Leon Key: Shaped like a
crystal Pyramid the size of a toaster with a 5″ gold ring embedded in
the center), that will allow him to cross to a parallel universe. He meets a
mysterious dark-haired beauty, Shoshanna, (She’s very fit with straight long
black hair and has extraordinary speed and fighting talent. She’s
headstrong.) Over the course of the story, they go from not liking each
other to falling in love.
He finds out she’s from the other universe and together they get the Leon
Key away from the Nazis and cross over to the planet Moorgliss to fight the
evil dictator Moogur, who is preparing to invade our universe and take over
Earth. The people look just like humans but have extra strength and
Will he get the device from the Nazis, or be defeated by the obsessed
dictator who wants Shoshanna for himself?
As the story progresses, we learn that Jon is now stuck in the past, as
time travel is currently a one-way ticket. Scientists in Jon’s own time work
to enable travel into the future. Will he get home?
About the Author
Sam Libraty was raised in Pittsburgh, PA. Sam was enamored with science
fiction from an early age but, because of his work commitments, was unable
to start writing until 2020.
One of the critical moments in his life was meeting Gene Roddenberry,
creator of Star Trek, at age 15. After spending the afternoon talking about
science fiction, the seeds were planted. Sam knew that someday he would
write science fiction.
Sam studied music at Kent State University. After college, he dedicated his
life to performing music, but with the birth of his sons Aron and Jonathan
Libraty, he changed his career to work in film and television.
Some of his favorite authors and influences are the Deans of science
fiction from the 1950s-2020s. Authors such as Robert Heinlein, Arthur C.
Clarke, Harlan Ellison, Robert Silverberg, Isaac Asimov, Douglas Adams,
Dennis E. Taylor, John Scalzi, and many classic and contemporary
After a long entertainment career, he began writing science fiction in his
spare time. His first book, The Time Agents: Search for the Leon Key, was
published in 2022.
Sam is currently working on his next novel. Besides writing, he enjoys
spending time with his family and friends, listening to music, and reading
and watching good science fiction. Sam now lives in Los Angeles, California,
with his wife, Tam, and cat, Butters.