Fakebook: A True Story. Based on Actual Lies

Fakebook: A True Story. Based on Actual Lies

Dave Cicirelli


This hilarious, irreverent, and profoundly sincere memoir explores our cultural obsession with social media and dares to invite: who's the true you, and what's the tale you inform others?

At age 26 Dave Cicirelli chanced on himself at a crossroads. whereas his associates on fb seemed to have lives of nonstop accomplishments, his early maturity felt disappointingly regimen. So one October morning, Dave introduced on fb that he was once shedding every little thing and heading west. Many proposal him brave―or crazy.

No one guessed he was once mendacity. "Fake Dave" trigger on a wild experience, rest room papering an Amish horse and buggy, freight hopping with a farmer's daughter, and being abducted by means of a spiritual cult. however the on-line prank quick turned a social test. humans all started connecting over his trip, and a few have been encouraged to alter their very own lives. yet as faux Dave's reputation grew, the genuine Dave turned more and more remoted, being affected by the consequences of his secret.

Clever, humorous, and strangely candid, Fakebook is a real memoir of our electronic age. It explores what the previous principles of popularity and relationships suggest in our new global of continuing connection and finally asks: How do you draw the road among your digital self and who you actually are? and will you find your self on a trip that by no means took place?

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