The Martini Shot: A Novel

By: Craig, Peter

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"The martini shot" is film slang for the wrap shot in a movie, the signal to strike the set and celebrate with a stiff drink. But aging action film star Charlie West doesn't need an occasion -- the empty booze bottles in Charlie's closet risk crowding out the skeletons. Little does Charlie know that salvation is on the way in the unlikeliest of forms.

Matt Ravendahl, Charlie's illegitimate teenage son and an unforgettable character, is on his way to L.A. in search of acceptance from the father he never knew. When Matt reaches L.A. he must first overcome the doubts of his half sister, Ava, and soon the two form a memorable bond and a commitment to help Charlie confront his demons. With great elan, novelist Peter Craig shows how a family on the brink of dissolution reaches out and pulls together at the last possible moment. The novel's rollicking conclusion, a road trip that is part Beat generation, part National Enquirer, will leave readers cheering for more.

Title: The Martini Shot: A Novel

Author Name: Craig, Peter

Categories: Sagas,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: William Morrow: 1998-08-19

ISBN Number: 0688156584

ISBN Number 13: 9780688156589

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 073654

Description: First Edition Hard Cover. Brand new book. Ships same or next day.