“An LA crime story involving a cosmetic surgeon who gets involved in the nastier side of the wealth machine behind the stars. It's a Novel Idea…”
“Clarion Rating: 5 out of 5
PLASTIC is an unputdownable dark comedy, full of strong commentary on the times and sparkling LA scenes...a delicious, caustic comedy of manners with a dose of suspense that keeps its pages turning…”
“Playwright Frank Strausser shares the benefits of working with actors to figure out why your scenes are not working…”
“Playwright Frank Strausser makes his debut as a novelist with this breezy, pointed, darkly funny suspense thriller…”
“Bold, stylish, and poignant edgy tale of psychological suspense…”
“Beauty Is Skin Deep In Frank Strausser’s Debut Novel 'Plastic'…”
“Dying for Beauty? With 'Plastic,' Novelist Frank Strausser Looks Inside 'The Capital of Good Looks…”
“Acclaimed playwright/author Frank Strausser, who gained much praise during the very successful three month run of his stage comedy Physcho Therapy at The Cherry Lane Theater in New York City, is now gearing up for the July 9th release of his debut novel "Plastic"…”
“Hollywood: Where Women Are Literally Dying To Be Beautiful…”
“Get to Know Your Favorite Authors - Frank Strausser, PLASTIC: A Novelist’s Double Vision…”
“Art world meets plastic surgery in new novel "Plastic"…”
“Art world meets plastic surgery in novel by Frank Strausser…”
“PLAYWRIGHT FRANK STRAUSSER WILL HOST A BOOK LAUNCH EVENT FOR HIS DEBUT NOVEL “PLASTIC,” AT THE SPUR’S SOUTHAMPTON LOCATION…”
“Meet Frank Strausser of Plastic…”
“Palm Beacher’s first novel reveals Hollywood’s ugliness…”
“Hollywood satire meets crime fiction – an extremely Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup-style combination of two of our favorite flavors…”
“Beauty & Plastic Surgery: Frank Strausser + Dr. Alexander Rivkin…”
PLASTIC pulls back the operating room curtain to reveal Hollywood celebrity in the raw.
Existing at the intersection of Nip/Tuck and Nathanael West, Frank Strausser’s PLASTIC unwinds the darker side of our national obsession with beauty.
A Raymond Chandleresque vivisection of Tinseltown’s beauty makes.