The hilarious tale of a newly full-time dad and awards-show “plusone” whose TV-writer wife has hit the big time
Christopher Noxon’s debut novel Plus One is a comedictake on breadwinning women and caretaking men in contemporary Los Angeles.Alex Sherman-Zicklin is a mid-level marketing executive whose wife’s fourteenthattempt at a television pilot is produced, ordered to series, and awarded anEmmy. Overnight, she’s sucked into a mad show-business vortex and he’s taskedwith managing their new high-profile Hollywood lifestyle. He falls in with aposse of Plus Ones, men who are married to women whose success, income, andpublic recognition far surpasses their own. What will it take for him to regainthe foreground in his own life?