When his novel becomes a surprise bestseller, author Robert Block thinks all his problems are over… but they have only just begun.
Robert Block wants to be a famous and successful published author more than anything else in the world. But none of his books ever get a publishing deal. Now, his wife, Rachel, is tired of supporting him. She gives him a year to make a success of being a writer, or he must go back to teaching.
So Robert secretly publishes an old erotic story, he wrote many years ago, under a pen name. He hopes it will at least make back the money he spent on a book cover for it.
To his surprise, the book becomes a worldwide phenomenon, making its mysterious author a fortune.
Block thinks this means all his troubles are over. But they have only just begun.