(From the publisher):
One of the funniest, freshest new voices in gay fiction, Christian McLaughlin tunes into the world of a handsome young actor who is about to break new ground in daytime soaps and stumble into unfamiliar territory in his own true-life dramas of sex and the single man. This delightful novel is the true confessions of Alex Young, a cute, twentysomething Hollywood actor with a juicy role on the popular daytime soap Hearts Crossing
. Itís big money and a major career move, but Alex just canít seem to forget a first love heís left behind in Texas.
When Alex is outed by a national tabloid, chaotic complications ensue, as his career in daytime drama and his relationship with an acerbic pretty-boy starlet are jolted by comic aftershocks. Suddenly, all hell breaks loose and heís being bombarded by betrayed fans, stalked by a self-professed warlock, and attacked by homophobes who want him off the show. Now the suds in this soap starís life really start to bubble over, and he is left wondering if the glamour of Hollywood is worth all the trouble and heartache.
Original title: Glamourpuss
Genre: Fiction→ Gay & Lesbian→ Gay Male