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Blue light : a novel

Author: Walter Mosley
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown and Co., ©1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A cosmic blue light shines down on Earth creating a race of gods-and demons-whose battle for supremacy will determine the fate of the planetIt is the mid 1960s, and the people of San Francisco are ready for transcendence. One night, beams of blue light streak down from space, killing some, driving others mad, and lifting a lucky few to a state of blissful brilliance. For the surviving, newly evolved super race of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Fantastic fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Mosley, Walter.
Blue Light.
Newburyport : Open Road Media, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Mosley
ISBN: 9781480422070 148042207X
OCLC Number: 856997114
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Praise for the Writing of Walter Mosley; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Prologue: The Radiance; One; One; Two; Three; Four; Five; Six; Seven; Eight; Two; Interlude; Nine; Ten; Eleven; Twelve; Thirteen; Fourteen; Fifteen; Sixteen; Seventeen; Eighteen; Nineteen; Three; Twenty; Twenty-one; Twenty-two; Twenty-three; Twenty-four; Twenty-five; Twenty-six; Twenty-seven; Twenty-eight; Twenty-nine; Thirty; Thirty-one; Thirty-two; Thirty-three; A Biography of Walter Mosley; Copyright.
Responsibility: Walter Mosley.

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A cosmic blue light shines down on Earth creating a race of gods-and demons-whose battle for supremacy will determine the fate of the planetIt is the mid 1960s, and the people of San Francisco are ready for transcendence. One night, beams of blue light streak down from space, killing some, driving others mad, and lifting a lucky few to a state of blissful brilliance. For the surviving, newly evolved super race of "blues," the powers of the universe are within reach. Under their guidance, Earth will either be raised to heaven or dragged to hell. Horace LaFontaine is also touched by the light-but.

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