Goodnight Steve McQueen (Paperback)
Harper Paperbacks, 9780060725631, 384pp.
Publication Date: March 15, 2005
romantic-yet very edgy-novel set in the music industry about friendship,
love, growing up, and always following your dreams.
Danny McQueen has dreamed of being a pop star since he was thirteen-years-old. Now he's twenty-nine and still dreaming. But he faces a dilemma. His girlfriend Alison wants him to sort his life out. She's given him an ultimatum: Find a record deal by the end of the year or it's find a new girlfriend. When is it time to give up on your childhood ambitions? When is it time to stop watching Columbo in your underpants and get a proper job? Is six months long enough for one last assault on the big time? Is friendship ever more important than love? Is it just your imagination or can your girlfriend always tell when you've been looking at Internet porn? With the help of his boss Kostas, his two best friends, and an eighty-year-old Kung Fu enthusiast called Sheila, Danny McQueen is about to find out.
Praise For Goodnight Steve McQueen…
“Thoroughly enjoyable.... [Like] Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity and Tom Perrotta’s The Wishbones..., it is a sweet and funny read.