Author(s): Alistair Sutton
Welcome to Sydney, 1987, a world of high hair, high jinks, and questionable fashion choices. Former child star Stuart Kingston, adrift at 30, joins an amateur theatrical group, looking for what he knows he lacks - love. Dodging bad acting and back-stabbing divas, Stuart stumbles across a dead body, instigating a murder investigation that puts him directly in the path of danger. If he can keep his eyes off Dexter, a hunky Irish carpenter working at the theatre, he may even find the killer. Or will the killer find him first?
The Day Before You Came is an atmospheric, light-hearted romp through Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs, where drag queens, bitchy socialites, even bitchier barmen, and leather fetishists, are not always as they seem...