The search for true love and the attainment of the American Dream: two things on the minds of young men everywhere. But what if this idealized notion of success is really just a thinly veiled nightmare?
Meet John, the protagonist of our story, as seen through the eyes of the narrator???who just so happens to be John???s ego. Witness him overcome childhood poverty and other barriers to graduate from the Naval Academy, all the while feeding his ego. Watch him fall in love, succumb to heartbreak, and learn to become the ultimate womanizer. See John fall and then get up again.
If modern American notions about success, achievement, love, and identity ring hollow???but you lack the temperament for self-help books???dare to be challenged by this scorching new novel.