Walk Don't Run Author:Steven Johnson Three friends. One dream. Nowhere to go but up. When Rusty Johnson, Eddie Olmos, and Joey Zagarino met in high school in 1962, the sky was the limit and rock ?n? roll stardom was a record deal away. These three friends forged a life-long friendship that would take them through triumph and tragedy, victory and defeat, success and failure.
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Along the way, they would meet and be influenced by some of the most famous people in the world: Jim Morrison, Robert F. Kennedy, Milton Berle, Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, Wolfman Jack, Bill Cosby, Orson Welles, Sonny Bono, Eric Clapton, Tina Turner, Peter Lawford, Kim Novak, Sammy Davis, Jr., Don Johnson, Paul Newman, Michael Landon, Frank Zappa, and many others. With these luminary characters as the cast, the hard streets of Hollywood as the background, and the raucous music of the sixties as the soundtrack, the boys will face insurmountable obstacles, experience hilarious hijinks, and have unbelievable adventures?leading one to the Academy Awards, one to finding his passion, and one to his demise.
This is not only the story of three dreamers, this is a tale about all of us. It is a true tale that shows that success?and life?is about rolling with the punches and taking it one step at a time.« less