Author Stories Podcast Episode 730 | Frank Strausser Interview

Today’s author interview guest is Frank Strausser, author of Plastic.

Dr. Harry Previn, the renowned Beverly Hills plastic surgeon, is secretly called in to operate on the disfigured face of the ravishingly beautiful teen pop star Fay Wray following an assault. Surrounded by image makers who value beauty over all else, he soon fears Fay is in mortal danger. Will he risk everything to save her beauty, her life, or himself?
Plastic is a novel of psychological suspense about a heinous crime that leads to a desperate Hollywood cover up. Welcome to “The Capital of Good Looks,” an ephemeral world of celebrity and beauty crashing at the intersection of Hollywood and rock and roll.

Frank Strausser came of age as a producer, playwright, and novelist while living in The Capital of Good Looks. His plays have been produced in LA, London’s West End, and Off Broadway. Plastic is his first novel.

Frank studied story and character development with Robert McKee and with the late Milton
Katselias, at the Beverly Hills Playhouse. He is currently working on his second novel, Here Comes The Son. He completed the Radcliffe Publishing Procedures Program at Harvard University and majored in English Literature at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He lives in Palm Beach with his wife and son.

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