- By Arthur Reid

The Storyteller: A Novel

  • Title: The Storyteller: A Novel
  • Author: Arthur Reid
  • ISBN: 9780385506212
  • Page: 212
  • Format: Hardcover
  • The Storyteller A Novel He s the most famous novelist in the country the author of a raft of international bestsellers the darling of New York s publishing circles But the successful he becomes the terrifying is the predi

    He s the most famous novelist in the country, the author of a raft of international bestsellers, the darling of New York s publishing circles But the successful he becomes, the terrifying is the predicament he finds himself in.In the beginning, Steven with a v King is an aspiring writer tending bar in a small town in Maine He works diligently on his novel, drHe s the most famous novelist in the country, the author of a raft of international bestsellers, the darling of New York s publishing circles But the successful he becomes, the terrifying is the predicament he finds himself in.In the beginning, Steven with a v King is an aspiring writer tending bar in a small town in Maine He works diligently on his novel, dreams of the life he and his fiance , Tina, will share, and puts his faith in the successful power agent his first cousin Stuart who represents him Then Steve s life takes an unexpected turn In a stroke of unimaginable good fortune, he gets his big break though not the kind he d always wished for With a momentous decision, he opens a Pandora s box that transforms him from a failed novelist into one of the hottest authors in the world To avoid confusion with another famous writer from Maine, Steve uses his ancestral name, and the phenomenon known as Steven Konigsberg is born.Within weeks of his first book s publication he is perched firmly on top of the bestseller lists His subsequent novels only outdo each other His face graces TV talk shows and magazine covers But Steven Konigsberg has a very dark secret a hidden skeleton that not only threatens his meteoric career, but may very well jeopardize the safety of his family and his own life As a range of sinister people come out of the woodwork of the past, Steve must make an agonizing choice confront his deepest secret or lose far than just his place on the bestseller list.An irresistible blend of gripping suspense and black humor, THE STORYTELLER is a colorful, inside look at the vanities, glamour, and power plays of the exotic world of publishing and fame with a twist.

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    1. This book wasting. I like reading books about the life of a writer, especially a fictional one. It was engaging all the way through and the poor character just couldn't catch a break. It was also kind of funny at times as it poked fun at the tribulations of a writer's life. For instance, everyone who does business with the main character (MC) or who is a friend of a friend wants the MC to autograph their collection of his books. Or the police officer who does the MC a huge favor and then asks th [...]

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