Never Been to Mars

Never Been to Mars The Coast s Best of Halifax Silver Metal Winner Never Been to Mars the first novel by up and coming Canadian author Larry Gent features the return of telepathic cowboy Benedict Thompson as he t

  • Title: Never Been to Mars
  • Author: Larry Gent
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 464
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • The Coast s Best of Halifax 2014 Silver Metal Winner Never Been to Mars, the first novel by up and coming Canadian author Larry Gent, features the return of telepathic cowboy Benedict Thompson as he tries to discover the truth behind a world filled with espionage, mystery, suspense, and murderous celebrities Told with wit as only Gent can, Never Been to Mars will keThe Coast s Best of Halifax 2014 Silver Metal Winner Never Been to Mars, the first novel by up and coming Canadian author Larry Gent, features the return of telepathic cowboy Benedict Thompson as he tries to discover the truth behind a world filled with espionage, mystery, suspense, and murderous celebrities Told with wit as only Gent can, Never Been to Mars will keep you on the edge of your seat then make you fall off it laughing.Benedict Thompson is a psychic He can touch an item and see its past If he touches a pen he sees everybody who used it If he touches a shoe he sees everything that went into making that shoe If he touches a motel bed he sees well not all things are meant to be seen.But when Ben s nephew goes missing, kidnapped outside his own school, Ben calls upon the powers he loathes to locate him and falls hat first into the dark underbelly of the world we all thought we knew.

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    1. Been going to Hal-Con for a few years now, and have made it my mission to pick up as many Indie books as I can. I'm a huge comics and Batman fan, but beyond that I haven't read a lot of books, aside from what I was forced to in high school or University. But I'm finding things I like in these indie titles.Of all the indie books I've gotten at Hal-Con over the years, this one is my favorite. Larry Gent is a Hal-Con organizer and I feel like he's been reading all these little books with me and has [...]

    2. I think it’s easier to write a review when you don’t know the person, but I can’t un-know Larry (can I?). It’s also easier if you know how to review books properly (which I don’t – I mean, I just slammed the author in my first sentence – sorry!).I really enjoyed this book. Benedict’s an interesting character (to say the least), and the story zooms along. There are enough movie/television/comic references that you can’t feel bad if you don’t get them all (after all, you haven [...]

    3. This is the first book in a while that really engaged me and I didn't want to put down, though a toddler prevented me from fulfilling my desire on occasion.There is wit and heart, twists and fun. Definitely a book that can appeal to many audiences and certainly a must read.When is the next one due out?!

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