By Craig Ferguson
In American on Purpose, Craig Ferguson can provide a relocating and achingly humorous memoir of residing the yank dream as he trips from the suggest streets of Glasgow, Scotland, to the comedic promised land of Hollywood. alongside the best way he stumbles via numerous makes an attempt to make his mark—as a punk rock musician, a development employee, a bouncer, and, tragically, a latest dancer.
To numb the ache of failure, Ferguson discovered convenience in medications and alcohol, addictions that finally resulted in an aborted suicide try. (He forgot to do it whilst an individual provided him a tumbler of sherry.) yet his tale has a cheerful finishing: good fortune at the hit sitcom The Drew Carey Show, and later because the host of CBS's Late past due Show. through a ways Ferguson's maximum triumph was once his choice to turn into a U.S. citizen, a milestone he completed in early 2008.
In American on Purpose, Craig Ferguson talks a crimson, white, and blue streak approximately every thing our Founding Fathers feared.