The Fabulous Dreams of Maggie De Beer by Andrew Crofts
Approx. 70,210 words.
Published on September 6, 2011.
Fifteen year-old Maggie arrives in London on the run from her humdrum suburban life, determined to make it big in show business.
For more than thirty years she is exploited by both men and the media. She struggles against endless set-backs and disappointments, always remaining optimistic, always believing that this time her big break has come...