Patient Blue

by Alex Paul



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/25/2012

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 212
ISBN : 9781467896931
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 212
ISBN : 9781467896948

About the Book

Blue knows you are here - and wants you gone. Blue, The Earth, is feeling rough. The time has now come for a consultation and radical treatment plan to remove what ails him- the Human race. Michael Johnson is woken by a strange unnatural light at 3am on a January morning. There is no electricity, no television or radio and no explanation as to what has occurred. He walks through the strange light to the beach where he finds bodies floating in the sea. - The treatment has begun. Patient Blue is an irreverent contemporary novel tinged with dark humour. The story focuses on the lives loves, death and resurrection of a diverse group of characters facing catastrophic events beyond their control. The action is set against a background of cataclysmic upheavals as Blue, undergoes radical treatment to remove a very persistent and tenacious ailment once and for all.

About the Author

Alex Paul has previously written short stories and has now completed his first full length novel. He lives close to the sea in Southern England, an area sculpted and defined by wind and tide, sea mists and far horizons. In his writing he takes the mundane and ordinary, applies contemporary dark humour and imagery and makes them truly extraordinary. Through his writing, he invites you to explore places you may at first recognise, but will eventually come to view and understand in a whole new way. He hopes you enjoy the characters and landscapes he has created.