By Hugo N. Gerstl
Penny Fullerton lives the great lifetime of a Nineteen Fifties la teen, experiencing the early loss of life of her mom and dad, sexual awakenings, and younger heartbreak. She and Lev meet for one wonderful night in Vienna. they won't see one another back for twenty-seven years.
In the meantime, Lev befriends Karol Wotyla, who will finally prevail to the Papal throne. He succeeds as a global showman. while his lifestyles is endangered because of his involvement with anti-communist forces, he's catapulted to England, the place he turns into an "American" superstar of Nineteen Sixties pirate radio. Later, he participates on the sunrise of revolutions that might topple Communism. in the meantime, Penny achieves unforeseen good fortune, emerging to the pinnacle of a small startup company—FedEx.
When they ultimately meet back, Penny is a widow. Lev hasn't ever married. The magic among them ignites anew. They percentage a dramatic, life-threatening experience within the Caucasus and finally, a hugely enjoyable climax after they observe that the which means of existence is getting over worry and making the realm a greater position for having lived in it.
This is Hugo Gerstl, writer of 8 Dekel novels, at his absolute best. Arcade is absolute to cement and elevate his all over the world reputation!
Read or Download ARCADE: A Novel PDF
Best war & military action fiction books
Becoming a member of Up is a Civil conflict old Fiction Novel approximately 14 12 months outdated boys who break out harsh remedy at a Brooklyn orrphanage to affix the recognized purple Legge Devils of the well-known 14th long island Regiment and struggle for the abolition of slavery,
"A Thousand Autumns" is a part of an engraving, taken from a dedicatory monument positioned in Arlington nationwide cemetery. It tells the tale of a valiant fight throughout the "Secret struggle in Laos" misplaced within the annals of Vietnam history.
It truly is past due autumn 1756, Jacob Murray and a band of rangers are locked in determined pursuit of a Delaware raiding social gathering that overran and massacred the garrison at citadel Stevens. one of the ladies and youngsters taken prisoner is Jacob’s spouse, Maggie. pushed via guilt and anger, Jacob units a livid speed that leads his males into harmful unknown territory.
After a number of deployments within the international struggle on Terror a group of ex-Army Rangers and previous Marines of strength RECON practice “community carrier kills” as they take out drug purchasers from the Deep South to the Pacific Coast. Authored via a wrestle veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan, this paintings of army fiction mixes intercourse, weapons and threat with insights simply discovered at the entrance line of conflict.
Additional info for ARCADE: A Novel
ARCADE: A Novel by Hugo N. Gerstl