The Mythical Blond

The Mason Braithwaite Paranormal Mystery Series

Book 9
Dagmar Miura
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 Strange things happen in the desert Southwest. Hired to work a contract job at a remote military base in Nevada, psychic investigator Mason soon finds the Navy’s real motivation for luring him there involves an old friend and her ratty jalopy. On the way back to Los Angeles he gets entangled with Effie, who has an intensely dysfunctional relationship with her husband, and Iris, who recruits him to do an episode of reality TV. His understanding of the world begins to warp as Effie and Iris act out ancient mythologies in their own lives, dragging Mason into exploits that include safecracking, a séance, and a time-travel excursion.

This latest installment in the Mason Braithwaite Paranormal Mystery Series sees the disheveled redhead honing his psychic chops while digging deeper into paranormal phenomena. His boyfriend, Ned, and their roommate, Peggy, try to be stabilizing forces in Mason’s life, but the echoes of the past make him question the nature of reality itself.

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About the author

Church has worked as a journalist, writer, and editor, and was one of the driving forces behind Japan’s Jezebel magazine. He helped found the Hummadruz Film Festival, which held events on three continents and provided a platform for filmmakers working in world music and environmental themes. More recently he has worked on peer-reviewed journal articles and works translated from Asian languages. Church currently lives in Los Angeles with his partner and a neurotic dog.

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Publisher
Dagmar Miura
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Published on
Sep 15, 2018
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Pages
286
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ISBN
9781942267751
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / LGBT / General
Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Private Investigators
Fiction / Science Fiction / Time Travel
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