Controversial American author Bret Easton Ellis is nursing a broken foot, which has forced the cancellation of a promotional tour for his new novel LUNAR PARK. Ellis was set to start touring for the paperback version of the novel on 8 October (06), however the bestselling writer tripped on stairs and fractured his ankle as he left a dinner party in West Hollywood, Los Angeles. The American Psycho author will now promote the book from home via phone interviews, reports Two of Ellis' books, American Psycho and The Rules Of Attraction, have been made into Hollywood films.