One Day in Paris : A Year in the Life of Dan Blake
One Day in Paris is the story of one year in the life of Dan Blake after his career in the British Army comes to an abrupt end when he fails a psychiatric evaluation. Finding himself unexpectedly divorced and unemployed the chance meeting in Moscow with oil billionaire Sheikh Mohammad al Hussein leads to a job offer for Blake's unique talents and the opportunity to test his skills against the world's leading security agencies in a battlefield where failure means certain death and success, glorious redemption. Blake's experience post Paris gives him an insight into the 1% who control the 1% who control the 99%.
- Paperback | 214 pages
- 152 x 229 x 9mm | 240g
- 30 Jul 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations
About Andrew Brel
Andrew Brel was born in 1960 in Johannesburg. He lives between London and Los Angeles working mostly as a musician, producer and writer. He has two sons, twenty years apart, skis, cares about and for the homeless, always gives money to buskers who play in tune, practices kindness and yoga, rides bikes and horses, continues a lifelong study of ethics, religion, depression and Africa, plays tennis, lives in the moment and in gratitude, mostly for being Greek. Andrew is an accomplished dog trainer and collector of stringed instruments. He has previously; performed thousands of gigs as a professional musician, emigrated penniless from Johannesburg to London, owned recording studios and a record label, made and lost money in share trading, developed property, organized meaningful fund raising concerts, lived on very little, played a lot of tennis, indulged an appetite for fine dining, married once, watched his home flood twice, visited many great vineyards, raised Wallace of Riverbank, for 15 years the worlds finest Schnauzer, written good songs, performed with extraordinary musicians and discovered loyal friendship as life's great gift and betrayal its greatest disappointment. Andrew has written and produced a number of meditation and wellness music albums which can be found by googling Andrew Brel Music.