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Sally Bedell Smith

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Sally Bedell Smith is the author of  bestselling biographies of William S. Paley; Pamela Harriman; Diana, Princess of Wales; John and Jacqueline Kennedy; and Bill and Hillary Clinton. A contributing editor at Vanity Fair since 1996, she previously worked at Time and The New York Times, where she was a cultural news reporter. She is the mother of three children and lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband, Stephen G. Smith.

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Diana in Search of Herself
Portrait of a Troubled Princess
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: eBook, 464 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: August 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Elizabeth the Queen
The Life of a Modern Monarch
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 720 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $20.00

From the moment of her ascension to the throne at age twenty-five, Queen Elizabeth II has been the object of unparalleled admiration and scrutiny. But through the fog of glamour and gossip, how well do we really know the world’s most famous monarch? Drawing on numerous interviews and never-before-revealed documents, acclaimed... Read more >

Elizabeth the Queen
The Life of a Modern Monarch
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: eBook, 720 pages
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $15.99

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For Love of Politics
Inside the Clinton White House
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: April 1, 2008
Price: $16.00

During their eight years in the White House, Bill and Hillary Clinton worked together more closely than the public ever knew. Their intertwined personal and professional lives had far-reaching consequences–for politics, domestic policy, and international affairs–and their marital troubles became a national soap opera. Based on unparalleled access to scores of... Read more >

For Love of Politics
Bill and Hillary Clinton: The White House Years
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: October 23, 2007
Price: $11.99

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Grace and Power
The Private World of the Kennedy White House
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $20.00

In GRACE & POWER: THE PRIVATE WORLD OF THE KENNEDY WHITE HOUSE, New York Times bestselling author Sally Bedell Smith takes us inside the Kennedy White House with unparalleled access and insight. Having interviewed scores of Kennedy intimates, including many who have never spoken before, and drawing on letters and personal... Read more >

Grace and Power
The Private World of the Kennedy White House
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: May 4, 2004
Price: $13.99

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In All His Glory
The Life and Times of William S. Paley and the Birth of Modern Broadcasting
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 740 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks
On Sale: November 5, 2002
Price: $29.00

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Also available as an eBook.

In All His Glory
The Life and Times of William S. Paley and the Birth of Modern Broadcasting
Written by Sally Bedell Smith


Format: eBook
Publisher: Random House
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $13.99

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