Psst! Want to achieve immortality as a character in the next Frederick Forsyth thriller?
I hear the best-selling author of The Day of the Jackal, The Odessa File and The Dogs of War has come up with a novel way of raising money for his favoured charity, Leonard Cheshire Disability.
For a price, you can star in his next book, which is expected to be published in September 2010. I’m afraid there’s no hint of the subject matter, yet. But he does assure us, oh lucky one, that you will a force for the good. “The character can be male or female and will definitely ‘be a goodie rather than a baddie’, representing the forces of law and order! “
The price is what your name achieves in auction, end date September 1 this year. The opening bid is £2,200, and it is being raised in increments of £100.
Interested? Here’s the link: http://www.buyoncegivetwice.co.uk/lots/frederick-forsyth-character
Think of the Hollywood possibilities.