How to Be a Movie Star by T. J. Klune

How to Be a Movie Star by T. J. Klune

How to Be a Movie Star by T. J. Klune book cover

Josiah Erickson wants to be a movie star. The problem with that is so does half of Los Angeles. But he’s on his way, what with memorable roles as a TV show background cadaver and a guy in a commercial for herpes medication. All he needs is his big break. And that break may come in the form of a novelist who goes by the enigmatic name of Q-Bert.

Q-Bert, who is ready to make his directorial debut in a film Josy would be perfect for. Q-Bert, who Josy may or may not have a friend-crush on, and potentially something more. Being demisexual can be confusing.

From the City of Angels to the small mountain town of Abby, Oregon, Josy will give his all to make sure his dreams come true—even the ones he never thought possible.

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Trigger & Content Warnings:

  • Amisia
  • Aromisia
  • Queermisia
  • Homomisia
  • Ableism and ableist language
  • Toxic relationship recounted
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Suicidal ideation recounted
  • Recreational drug use
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