The Blue Period

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  • Hardcover
  • The Blue Period
  • Luke Jerod Kummer
  • English
  • 22 August 2017

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The Blue Period A riveting novel about the tragic romance that nearly destroyed a young Pablo Picasso while granting him his first flight of creative genius.From rowdy Barcelona barrooms to the incandescent streets of turn of the century Paris, Pablo Picasso experiences the sumptuous highs and seedy lows of bohemian life alongside his rebellious poet friend with a shadowy past, Carles Casagemas.Fleeing family misfortune and their parents expectations, the two young artists seek their creative outlet while chasing inspiration in drugs, decadence, and the liberated women of Montmartre creatures far different from the veiled ones back home.The new life feels like bliss, and nothing can come between them until a dark haired, enigmatic muse enters the picture The two artists passion for Germaine will lead to a devastating turn Amid soul searching and despair, however, Picasso discovers a color palette in which to render his demons and paint himself into lasting history.Bringing the exuberance of the era vividly to life, this richly imagined portrait of Picasso s coming of age intertwines the love, death, lust, and friendships that inspired the immortal works of a defiant master. Best Read The Blue Period author Luke Jerod Kummer For Kindle ePUB or eBook – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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7 thoughts on “The Blue Period

  1. Judith says:

    I had mixed feelings about reading this book After viewing an exhibit of Picasso s painting I came away with admiration of his skill and artistry but also apalledd wlth his apparent hatred of women He used and abused women in his life The book is a...

  2. John Stephens says:

    An amazing ride To be quite honest, I m not a fan of Picasso s work for the most part I respect his talent, it just doesn t appeal to my eye give me Monet instead , but this book came up on my First Reads list...

  3. Laurel Holochwost says:

    EnthrallingWhile this novel may be fiction, it was quite fascinating I really felt like I was inside Pablo s head while reading All of his pain, his struggles, his loss, I felt like I was there with him throughout all of it I got this book as a First Read, and I m very glad that I did.

  4. Rick Jackofsky says:

    An intimate and well written look at the life of young Pablo Picasso This historical novel portrays a young artist and his need to create Influenced by the ancients and inspired by the present, an artist with a drive that was muchthan desire.

  5. Roger Strauss says:

    UghThis was anfreebie and you get what you pay for Not sure why this book was ever written or needed to be written It s pretty bad Someone must have owed the author a favor If this book can get published, there s hope for anyone who thinks he can write a novel.

  6. Natalay Goldstein says:

    Terribly written and completely boring I didn t get past the first chapter So dissppointing.

  7. Bonnye Reed says:

    First Reads, June 2019