The Urgency of Now by Dennis Shields
Approx. 63,030 words.
Published on November 19, 2012 by
A love story set in Paris, New York, Aspen, Montauk, and Palm Beach, The Urgency of Now is the tale of sports photographer Pete Stanton, who is a hero, soldier, artist, and above all, a good man in love with a beautiful woman. In this enchanting novel, author Dennis Shields has created a funny and complex saga of the twenty-first century that pays homage to Hemingway, O’Neill, and Fitzgerald.