"I'd laugh and cried a very good bio not like any others I have read" "Excellent book a must read for anybody interested in Gary's extensive range of work!" "Anyone who has met Gary Shail will testify to the man's extraordinary charisma and sparkling presence. From the true heart and soul of Quadrophenia's front-line to adventures across numerous dramatic mediums, Shail's broad talents has seen him play alongside some of the most iconic personalities in both acting and music for over four decades. Gary's memoirs make for extraordinary and compelling reading, an emotional roller-coaster of successes and excesses. But one thing that's abundantly clear through the pages of the book, is Gary's good humour, lust for life and humility - and it's this cocktail of emotions that ensures the book is a real page-turner. Gary Shail is a true seeker and a survivor of the highest order - and this book reflects his qualities admirably. Buy this book - you won't be disappointed."