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In Spite of Myself
In Spite of Myself
Written by Christopher Plummer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803221
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In Spite of Myself

Written by Christopher Plummer


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $17.95

A vibrant, exuberant self-portrait of one of today’s greatest living actors.
 
Christopher Plummer’s magnificent book recounts the wild adventure that is his life, stretching from a privileged childhood in Canada to the glorious, star-studded New York of the fifties to a sensational career in film appearing in some of our most beloved...

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Then Again
Then Again
Written by Diane Keaton, Contribution by Anna Quindlen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812980950
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Then Again

Written by Diane Keaton
Contribution by Anna Quindlen


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $16.00

The trade paperback edition of Diane Keaton’s unforgettable memoir includes a new Afterword about the bonds between mother and daughter.

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Janet Maslin, The New York Times • People • Vogue
 
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
My Happy Days in Hollywood
Written by Garry Marshall, Read by Garry Marshall
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307970480
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
A Memoir
Written by Garry Marshall
Read by Garry Marshall


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $40.00

With the television hits The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy, and movies like The Flamingo Kid, Beaches, Pretty Woman, and The Princess Diaries under his belt, Garry Marshall has been among the most successful writers, directors, and producers in America for more than five decades... Read more >
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
My Happy Days in Hollywood
Written by Garry Marshall, Read by Garry Marshall
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307970497
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
A Memoir
Written by Garry Marshall
Read by Garry Marshall


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $20.00

With the television hits The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy, and movies like The Flamingo Kid, Beaches, Pretty Woman, and The Princess Diaries under his belt, Garry Marshall has been among the most successful writers, directors, and producers in America for more than five decades... Read more >
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
My Happy Days in Hollywood
Written by Gary Marshall
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ISBN: 9780739378496
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
A Memoir
Written by Gary Marshall


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $25.00

With the television hits The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy, and movies like The Flamingo Kid, Beaches, Pretty Woman, and The Princess Diaries under his belt, Garry Marshall has been among the most successful writers, directors, and producers in America for more than five decades... Read more >
My Happy Days in Hollywood
My Happy Days in Hollywood
Written by Garry Marshall
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ISBN: 9780307885029
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My Happy Days in Hollywood
A Memoir
Written by Garry Marshall


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $12.99

With the television hits The Odd Couple, Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy, and movies like The Flamingo Kid, Beaches, Pretty Woman, and The Princess Diaries under his belt, Garry Marshall has been among the most successful writers, directors, and producers in America for more than five decades... Read more >
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Sweet Revenge
Sweet Revenge
Written by Tom Bower
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ISBN: 9780345533951
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Sweet Revenge
The Intimate Life of Simon Cowell
Written by Tom Bower


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $13.99

For this definitive biography, acclaimed journalist and bestselling author Tom Bower was granted unprecedented access to Simon Cowell and those around him—and the result is a fascinating multilayered portrait of one of the world’s most intriguing television personalities ever to dominate the music industry.
 
Simon Cowell has made an... Read more >
The Best Advice I Ever Got
The Best Advice I Ever Got
Written by Katie Couric
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ISBN: 9780812982589
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
Lessons from Extraordinary Lives
Written by Katie Couric


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $16.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
In this inspiring book, Katie Couric distills the ingenious, hard-won insights of such leaders and visionaries as Maya Angelou, Jimmy Carter, Michael J. Fox, and Ken Burns, who offer advice about life, success, and happiness—how to take chances, follow one’s passions, overcome adversity and inertia, commit... Read more >
Control the Crazy
Control the Crazy
Written by Vinny Guadagnino and Samantha Rose
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ISBN: 9780307987259
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Control the Crazy
My Plan to Stop Stressing, Avoid Drama, and Maintain Inner Cool
Written by Vinny Guadagnino and Samantha Rose


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $10.99

We all have the power to make our lives better in an instant. You have absolute power to control your crazy. In his new book, Vinny from Jersey Shore shares the step-by-step program that has helped him get a handle on his anxious mind and filled him with a sense of... Read more >
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
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ISBN: 9780307957719
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
The Next Generation
Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: eBook, 784 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $15.99

A companion volume to George Stevens, Jr.’s, much admired book of American Film Institute seminars with the great pioneering moviemakers (“Invaluable”—Martin Scorsese).
Those represented here—directors, producers, writers, actors, cameramen, composers, editors—are men and women working in pictures, beginning in 1950, when the studio system was collapsing and people could no longer depend...

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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307273475
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
The Next Generation
Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 768 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $39.95

A companion volume to George Stevens, Jr.’s, much admired book of American Film Institute seminars with the great pioneering moviemakers (“Invaluable”—Martin Scorsese).
Those represented here—directors, producers, writers, actors, cameramen, composers, editors—are men and women working in pictures, beginning in 1950, when the studio system was collapsing and people could no longer depend...

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Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Jeannie Out of the Bottle
Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh
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ISBN: 9780307886965
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Jeannie Out of the Bottle

Written by Barbara Eden and Wendy Leigh


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 3, 2012
Price: $15.00


A magical, heartwarming memoir from one of Hollywood’s most beloved icons

 
Over the past four decades, the landmark NBC hit television series I Dream of Jeannie has delighted generations of audiences and inspired untold numbers of teenage crushes on its beautiful blond star, Barbara Eden. Part pristine Hollywood princess and... Read more >
American Rose
American Rose
Written by Karen Abbott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812978513
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American Rose
A Nation Laid Bare: The Life and Times of Gypsy Rose Lee
Written by Karen Abbott


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $17.00

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America was flying high in the Roaring Twenties. Then, almost overnight, the Great Depression brought it crashing down. When the dust settled, people were primed for a star who could distract them from reality. Enter Gypsy Rose Lee, a strutting, bawdy, erudite stripper who possessed a gift for...

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Untied
Untied
Written by Meredith Baxter
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ISBN: 9780307719317
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Untied
A Memoir of Family, Fame, and Floundering
Written by Meredith Baxter


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

“I remember Sarah asking me, when I’d just begun therapy with her, what I looked for in a man.  After a few moments of silent, tense deliberation I had it.  ‘Hair,’ I blurted. ‘He has to have hair.’”
 
Meredith Baxter is a beloved and iconic television actress, most well-known for her enormously... Read more >
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In All His Glory
In All His Glory
Written by Sally Bedell Smith
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ISBN: 9780307786715
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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: eBook
On Sale: February 29, 2012
Price: $13.99

The Life and Times of William S. Paley and the Birth of Modern Broadcasting


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Lady Blue Eyes
Lady Blue Eyes
Written by Barbara Sinatra
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ISBN: 9780307382344
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Lady Blue Eyes
My Life with Frank
Written by Barbara Sinatra


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $15.00

Thirty years after she first heard his voice singing on the jukebox at her local drive-in, Barbara Ann Blakely heard Frank Sinatra take the wedding vows that began his fourth, final, and most enduring marriage.
 
In Lady Blue Eyes, Barbara Sinatra’s first public love letter to the husband she adored... Read more >
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All That Is Bitter and Sweet
All That Is Bitter and Sweet
Written by Ashley Judd and Maryanne Vollers, Foreword by Nicholas D. Kristof
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ISBN: 9780345523624
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All That Is Bitter and Sweet
A Memoir
Written by Ashley Judd and Maryanne Vollers
Foreword by Nicholas D. Kristof


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $16.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
In 2002, award-winning film and stage actor Ashley Judd found her true calling: as a humanitarian and voice for those suffering in neglected parts of the world. After her first trip to the notorious brothels, slums, and hospices of southeast Asia, Ashley knew immediately that she wanted to...

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Tough Without a Gun
Tough Without a Gun
Written by Stefan Kanfer
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ISBN: 9780307455819
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Tough Without a Gun
The Life and Extraordinary Afterlife of Humphrey Bogart
Written by Stefan Kanfer


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $15.95

In this comprehensive biography of one of the great movie icons of our time, Stefan Kanfer, the acclaimed biographer of Lucille Ball, Groucho Marx, and Marlon Brando, illuminates the life and career of Humphrey Bogart. Along the way, Kanfer gives us a wide-reaching cultural appraisal of the movies many of us...

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Life As I Blow It
Life As I Blow It
Written by Sarah Colonna, Foreword by Chelsea Handler
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ISBN: 9780345528377
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Life As I Blow It
Tales of Love, Life & Sex . . . Not Necessarily in That Order
Written by Sarah Colonna
Foreword by Chelsea Handler


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $15.00

In this wickedly funny and irreverent memoir, Chelsea Lately writer and comedian Sarah Colonna opens up about love, life, and pursuing her dreams . . . and then screwing it all up.
 
Sarah believes we all struggle to grow up. Sometimes we want to have fun, not take things...

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Life As I Blow It
Life As I Blow It
Written by Sarah Colonna, Foreword by Chelsea Handler
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ISBN: 9780345528384
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Life As I Blow It
Tales of Love, Life & Sex . . . Not Necessarily in That Order
Written by Sarah Colonna
Foreword by Chelsea Handler


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $11.99

In this wickedly funny and irreverent memoir, Chelsea Lately writer and comedian Sarah Colonna opens up about love, life, and pursuing her dreams . . . and then screwing it all up.
 
Sarah believes we all struggle to grow up. Sometimes we want to have fun, not take things...

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Bittersweet Blessing
Bittersweet Blessing
Written by Ashley Salazar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875841
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Bittersweet Blessing
16 & Pregnant
Written by Ashley Salazar


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $15.00

When high-school junior Ashley Salazar learned she was pregnant, she immediately started a blog to document the difficult, life-altering experience. Little did she know how life-altering it would actually be. Later, she applied online to be considered for the cast of MTV’s hit show 16 & Pregnant. The show responded quickly... Read more >
Ice
Ice
Written by Ice-T and Douglas Century
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ISBN: 9780345523297
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Ice
A Memoir of Gangster Life and Redemption-from South Central to Hollywood
Written by Ice-T and Douglas Century


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2012
Price: $16.00

He’s a hip-hop icon credited with single-handedly creating gangsta rap. Television viewers know him as Detective Odafin “Fin” Tutuola on the top-rated drama Law & Order: SVU. But where the hype and the headlines end, the real story of Ice-T—the one few of his millions of fans have ever heard—truly begins...

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Natalie Wood
Natalie Wood
Written by Gavin Lambert
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ISBN: 9780307816801
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Natalie Wood

Written by Gavin Lambert


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2012
Price: $10.99

She spent her life in the movies. Her childhood is still there to see in Miracle on 34th Street. Her adolescence in Rebel Without a Cause. Her coming of age? Still playing in Splendor in the Grass and West Side Story and countless other hit movies. From the moment Natalie Wood... Read more >
Four Feet Tall and Rising
Four Feet Tall and Rising
Written by Shorty Rossi
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ISBN: 9780307985897
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Four Feet Tall and Rising
A Memoir
Written by Shorty Rossi


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

Luigi Francis Shorty Rossi, the tough-talking, fedora-wearing star of Animal Planet’s hit show Pit Boss, may stand only four feet tall but that hasn’t stopped him from living large, becoming a successful businessman and an outspoken advocate for pit bulls, the most misunderstood breed of dog in the world.
 
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Four Feet Tall and Rising
Four Feet Tall and Rising
Written by Shorty Rossi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307985880
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Four Feet Tall and Rising
A Memoir
Written by Shorty Rossi


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $25.00

Luigi Francis Shorty Rossi, the tough-talking, fedora-wearing star of Animal Planet’s hit show Pit Boss, may stand only four feet tall but that hasn’t stopped him from living large, becoming a successful businessman and an outspoken advocate for pit bulls, the most misunderstood breed of dog in the world.
 
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