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Paperback Writer Chats with U.L. Harper Author of In Blackness

[caption id="attachment_1886" align="alignright" width="228" caption="In Blackness Book Tour"][/caption] Join U.L. Harper author of the young adult science fiction novel, In Blackness, as he virtually tours the blogosphere during the month of September, 2010 on his second book tour with Pump Up Your Book. About In Blackness As children, Lenny’s and Saline’s parents brought them to Southern California to escape the nightmares. But after their parents die in a horrible car accident, their adoption by longtime family friend, Busek, proves nightmarish in its own right. Busek is abusive to his son, Dustin, and does very little to hold the young family together. The trio of kids become friends and grow up as a family. Outwardly, they are unruffled by life’s events, yet as teens the emotional aftermath of Saline and Lenny’s parents’ deaths lingers and eventually catapults Lenny and Saline on individual journeys back to their old hometown. Saline journeys with

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The Flesh Statue – author interview – U.L. Harper

[caption id="attachment_1007" align="alignleft" width="186" caption="Click Here to Buy This Book"][/caption]Have you watched a loved one die from Alzheimers Disease? Our author today on his virtual book tour with Pump Up Your Book talks about how his character Langley dealt with the slow disease that transformed his grandfather from a vital human being into The Flesh Statue. You can find the author at ulharper.com ABOUT THE BOOK: Langley, sick of his suburban life and sick of watching the man who raised him wither from the relentlessly ugly clutches of Alzheimer's, moves to Long Beach with the hopes of finding more. What he finds is a group of poets with a message, a message they want to get out. When Langley moves to Long Beach he instantly finds himself in a new world of poetry and graffiti. A world that is in the throws of destruction and in the need of revolution.

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