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Two Close
a story of survival

Overview


The sequel to "Jolt: a rural noir," "Two Close: a story of survival" follows the path of the Matters family, Mary, Lou, and their sons, Jason and Marty. Separated following terrorism and a nuclear meltdown, Mary recuperates from radiation sickness while Lou, brain injured in a dirty bomb explosion, recovers from amnesia and right-side brain injuries. Their sons flee to the woods to escape the devastating effects of radiation poisoning.
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Description


The sequel to "Jolt: a rural noir," "Two Close: a story of survival" follows the path of the Matters family, Mary, Lou, and their sons, Jason and Marty. Separated following terrorism and a nuclear meltdown, Mary recuperates from radiation sickness while Lou, brain injured in a dirty bomb explosion, recovers from amnesia and right-side brain injuries. Their sons flee to the woods to escape the devastating effects of radiation poisoning. "Two Close" is the story of a family's survival and how, through happenstance and determination, and despite the separate paths they tread, they survive.
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About the author


Roberta M Roy's book, "Jolt: a rural noir" medaled in the 2011 Jenkins Living Now Awards in Inspirational Fiction. Since then Roy has written it's sequel, "Two Close: a story of survival" and both books are now revised to synchronize their dates with the third book in the trilogy, "Home Again," which is anticipated for release in 2020. The ALVA Axiom Anthology of Author Interviews (ALVA Press 2014) highlights Roy's work as an editor interviewer and Straight from the Robin's Nest (2015) her work as an essayist. Roy's book "Slivers: Poems" by Roberta M Roy, medaled in the 2020 Jenkins International eLit Awards in Poetry. Roy holds a B.A. in English from the State University College at Albany (SUNYA), an M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Nebraska, and has done post Master's study at the University of Michigan. Roy is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in the State of New York. She resides in the Mid-Hudson Valley in New York State where she is the creative lead and owner operator of alvapressinc.com.
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Book details

Genre:FICTION

Subgenre:Science Fiction / General

Language:English

Series title:Jolt Survival Trilogy

Series Number:2

Pages:194

Format:Paperback

Paperback ISBN:9781938729935


Overview


The sequel to "Jolt: a rural noir," "Two Close: a story of survival" follows the path of the Matters family, Mary, Lou, and their sons, Jason and Marty. Separated following terrorism and a nuclear meltdown, Mary recuperates from radiation sickness while Lou, brain injured in a dirty bomb explosion, recovers from amnesia and right-side brain injuries. Their sons flee to the woods to escape the devastating effects of radiation poisoning.

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Description


The sequel to "Jolt: a rural noir," "Two Close: a story of survival" follows the path of the Matters family, Mary, Lou, and their sons, Jason and Marty. Separated following terrorism and a nuclear meltdown, Mary recuperates from radiation sickness while Lou, brain injured in a dirty bomb explosion, recovers from amnesia and right-side brain injuries. Their sons flee to the woods to escape the devastating effects of radiation poisoning. "Two Close" is the story of a family's survival and how, through happenstance and determination, and despite the separate paths they tread, they survive.

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About the author


Roberta M Roy's book, "Jolt: a rural noir" medaled in the 2011 Jenkins Living Now Awards in Inspirational Fiction. Since then Roy has written it's sequel, "Two Close: a story of survival" and both books are now revised to synchronize their dates with the third book in the trilogy, "Home Again," which is anticipated for release in 2020. The ALVA Axiom Anthology of Author Interviews (ALVA Press 2014) highlights Roy's work as an editor interviewer and Straight from the Robin's Nest (2015) her work as an essayist. Roy's book "Slivers: Poems" by Roberta M Roy, medaled in the 2020 Jenkins International eLit Awards in Poetry. Roy holds a B.A. in English from the State University College at Albany (SUNYA), an M.A. in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Nebraska, and has done post Master's study at the University of Michigan. Roy is a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist in the State of New York. She resides in the Mid-Hudson Valley in New York State where she is the creative lead and owner operator of alvapressinc.com.
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