Side Effects

Side Effects

by Harvey Jacobs

Publication Date: 20/02/2009

 
Side Effects, a novel by Harvey Jacobs, the award-winning author of American Goliath, recounts the medical misadventures of Simon Apple, whose life has been one long battle with Miracle Cures, each of which requires yet another Miracle Cure to curb an increasingly bizarre series of unintended consequences. Now, Simon awaits the lethal stroke of midnight on Death Row when he will make the supreme sacrificegiving his life for the sake of the pharmaceutical industry. A steady parade of visitorsfamily, friends, enemies and lovers come to wish him bon voyage on the day of his final exitwhile Simons nemesis, Regis Van Clay, celebrates. Side Effects is a rollicking ride through a life that ranges from horrendous to hilarious, a resonant contemporary reading adventure where RX marks the spot.
ISBN:
9780963418517
9780963418517
Category:
Contemporary fiction
Publication Date:
20-02-2009
Publisher:
Celadon Press
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
392
Dimensions (mm):
229x152x22mm
Weight:
0.57kg

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