A satirical and hilarious jab at the New Age industry, Mystic Business is a short novel about secrets, lies, adultery and greed. A fast-paced, twisting plot and a quirky cast of characters reveal how ridiculous things are inside the weird world of the New Age business. If you like reading Ben Elton, then you'll love this. More
The world has gone mad for all things New Age, and spirit guides and crystals rule the day. Everyone is in tune with the universe, past-life therapy has become a thing of the past and badly behaved children are hailed as the saviours of humanity. But is anyone really who they say they are? Can a cross-dressing Master Practitioner of a bizarre therapy involving a triangle really help you get in touch with your inner child? And why does the mysterious, omnipresent New Age guru Dawn Day have so much influence? When the voices in your head are a sign that you are a budding psychic and faeries and unicorns dance at the bottom of your garden, it's time to step out of reality and into the world of Mystic Business. A satirical jeer at the New Age industry, Mystic Business is a humorous novel of secrets, lies, adultery and greed. Set against the backdrop of a prosperous New Age bookshop, a twisting plot and a quirky cast of characters reveal just how ridiculous things can get when taken too far, with hilarious and disastrous results.