C'MON! - My Story of Rock, Ruin and Revelation by Christopher Long

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Whether his name is new to you or you’re already an avid fan of his popular blog sites, a frequent reader of his entertainment features or have enjoyed his underground independent music over the years, author Christopher Long has a fascinating story to share with readers everywhere in the pages of his new book, "C’MON! – My Story of Rock, Ruin and Revelation."

Uniquely described as "The Wonder Years"-meets-"The Wall" at a Big Tent Revival, "C’MON!" offers a bold message of faith based on author Christopher Long’s lifelong connection to the entertainment world.

Long recounts his personal experiences with candor and wit – from growing up with Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt to being physically threatened by Gene Simmons of Kiss to hanging out at Donald Trump’s Mar-A-Lago estate to his ultimate life-changing spiritual awakening.

This compelling and entertaining memoir features dozens of photos as well as hilarious original illustrations by cartoonist, Wendrell Tillett, and a foreword by Jeff “Blando” Bland, guitarist for the platinum-selling rock band Slaughter and Vince Neil.

Author Christopher Long tells his story of faith, family and the pursuit of fame and fortune in a glitzy and often morally bankrupt industry in his typical engaging, conversational style.

"C’MON!" is a powerful personal testimony, chock-full of anecdotes and insider stories:

•ROCK: Long’s first-hand accounts of iconic figures from Brad Pitt, Gene Simmons, Donald Trump and President George H.W. Bush to riveting tales of murder, drug deals, backstage meltdowns and more!

•RUIN: Deeply personal and compelling experiences, from divorce and depression to career frustrations and addictions.

•REVELATION: An open, honest and detailed account of the 2010 spiritual awakening that led him from the world of “Sex, Drugs and Rock & Roll” into the world of Christian ministry.

"Long has dished up something akin to the rock 'n' roll version of 'The Cross & The Switchblade'!"
-Gail Worley (Rock Critic at Large / WorleyGig.com)

"This book rocks!"
-Lisa Snyder (Rock Thiz Magazine)

"It really hits home."
-Jeff "Blando" Bland (Guitarist for the rock band Slaughter and Vince Neil)

"Long's story may make you feel like you are looking at yourself in the mirror."
-Greg Van Vorhis (GoodReads.com)

"I recommend this book to anyone thinks their life is shit and can't ever change. There is hope."
-Angela Hupp (AngelsCove.blogspot.com)

"A bold testimony."
-Chris Johnson (Worship Pastor / East Coast Christian Center - Merritt Island, Florida)

About Christopher Long

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Published January 17, 2012 by Digital Books International. 185 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality. Non-fiction

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