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Pantone Blues G. Lucifer

Pantone Blues

G. Lucifer

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384 pages
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Ranting and raging with foam flecked lips spitting bitterness and bile, Lucifer invites you into his world, opening the rusty door to a factory full of the freaks and the deadbeats, the dross and the dullards, the petty criminals and colossalMoreRanting and raging with foam flecked lips spitting bitterness and bile, Lucifer invites you into his world, opening the rusty door to a factory full of the freaks and the deadbeats, the dross and the dullards, the petty criminals and colossal perverts.Plundering a rich mine of unsavoury anecdotes, filthy rumours and his own first hand experience of a dead end job that spans four decades, Pantone Blues is a collection of stories scraped from the factory floor that are visceral and funny, tragic and touching - life in the raw.From the gritty underbelly of industrial Yorkshire come a cornucopia of damaged characters...Meet Scorcher, a pathological liar with a wild imagination and a taste for Tetleys bitter… Soulless Boss, a small minded middle manager with a bitter grudge… Hugs and Flint, psychopathic poachers who kill with undisguised glee… Weasel, an oddball with a fetish for York… Sytex and his hideous personal hygiene… the monstrous paranoia of The Shadow… the kinky antics of Snow White… and many, many more.All are presided over by God, the owner of The Factory, who lives off the profits from this menagerie of misfits with as little contact as possible, to avoid contamination.And then there is Lucifer, shuffling shoulder to shoulder with them, trying to escape but never succeeding, striving for a better life that always eludes him.Pantone Blues has been compared favourably with the work of Charles Bukowski, John Kennedy Toole and Jeffrey Bernard, and it is the writers first collection of short stories.