Ephemera is not a 1984, knock off, dystopian novel. It is dark, gritty and satirical future fiction, performed by an off-beat cast of unforgettable characters. This is future fiction in the hands of a talented literary writer.
Nester Cab, a second rate magazine writer, goes about his mundane life, disenfranchised and hiding from the roaring city he lives in. But, a mysterious note left in his office awakens his ravenous curiosity and sets him on a journey to find a missing soldier. In his travels, he becomes entangled with a clandestine anti-government organization, witnesses a delusional and violent American society and stumbles ever deeper into unfathomable government conspiracies.
Taking inspiration from internet conspiracy theorists, talk radio and the media, Anderson has created an edgy and frightening world where no one and nothing are as they appear. It is a world where the extreme is the every day, where the preoccupation with the meaningless novelty has consumed society. Meanwhile, the government conducts its business behind the curtain, with ominous intentions, All of it will feel uncomfortably familiar to the modern reader. Darkly humorous and palpably real, Ephemera is an epic journey that will have you believing even the most outrageous conspiracies just might happen.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Jeffrey M. Anderson is a born and raised native of the great state of Iowa and a naturalized citizen of the great state of New Jersey. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa and the former Senior Publicity Director for the publicity firm FSB Associates, where he spent a nine-year career promoting high profile authors and their books on the Internet. Jeff resigned from publishing in 2009 to pursue a writing career and become a stay at home father. The latter was a surprise career that eclipsed the former in significance and reward. Although he still dreams of being an established novelist, being an established caretaker of an amazing young son is an unfathomable success he is ultimately proud of. He is also a proud husband to his infinitely supportive and successful wife.
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