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Impresario
Impresario
Written by James Maguire
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ISBN: 9780307799449
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Impresario
The Life and Times of Ed Sullivan
Written by James Maguire


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: November 23, 2011
Price: $13.99

• Sullivan has nearly 100% name recognition among people 40 and older

• In a survey of the fifty most influential programs in the U.S., TV Guide ranked The Ed Sullivan Show #10

• Show still appears on PBS and on cable stations across the country

• Sixty million baby boomers grew up watching... Read more >
Then Again
Then Again
Written by Diane Keaton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400068784
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Then Again

Written by Diane Keaton


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $26.00

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Then Again
Then Again
Written by Diane Keaton, Contribution by Anna Quindlen
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ISBN: 9781588369420
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Then Again

Written by Diane Keaton
Contribution by Anna Quindlen


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Then Again
Then Again
Written by Diane Keaton, Read by Diane Keaton
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ISBN: 9780307934017
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Then Again

Written by Diane Keaton
Read by Diane Keaton


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $35.00

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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Then Again
Then Again
Written by Diane Keaton, Read by Diane Keaton
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ISBN: 9780307934024
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Then Again

Written by Diane Keaton
Read by Diane Keaton


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $20.00

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
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Frank
Frank
Written by James Kaplan
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ISBN: 9780767924238
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Frank
The Voice
Written by James Kaplan


Format: Trade Paperback, 800 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $19.95

Frank Sinatra was the best-known entertainer of the twentieth century—infinitely charismatic, lionized and notorious in equal measure. But despite his mammoth fame, Sinatra the man has remained an enigma.  Now James Kaplan brings deeper insight than ever before to the complex psyche and turbulent life behind that incomparable voice, from Sinatra’s...

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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Written by Mindy Kaling, Read by Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Michael Schur and Brenda Withers
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ISBN: 9780307939807
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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)

Written by Mindy Kaling
Read by Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Michael Schur and Brenda Withers


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $30.00

Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, and, finally, a comedy writer and actress prone to starting fights with her friends and coworkers with the sentence “Can I just say one...

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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Written by Mindy Kaling, Read by Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Michael Schur and Brenda Withers
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ISBN: 9780307939814
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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)

Written by Mindy Kaling
Read by Mindy Kaling, B.J. Novak, Michael Schur and Brenda Withers


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $15.00

Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, and, finally, a comedy writer and actress prone to starting fights with her friends and coworkers with the sentence “Can I just say one...

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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Written by Mindy Kaling
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ISBN: 9780307886286
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Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)

Written by Mindy Kaling


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $9.99

Mindy Kaling has lived many lives: the obedient child of immigrant professionals, a timid chubster afraid of her own bike, a Ben Affleck–impersonating Off-Broadway performer and playwright, and, finally, a comedy writer and actress prone to starting fights with her friends and coworkers with the sentence “Can I just say one...

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Learning to Live Out Loud
Learning to Live Out Loud
Written by Piper Laurie
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ISBN: 9780823026777
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Learning to Live Out Loud
A Memoir
Written by Piper Laurie


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $12.99

An intimate memoir by three-time Oscar nominee Piper Laurie, one of Hollywood's most gifted and respected actresses

At the age of seventeen, in the glory days of movie-making, Piper Laurie was living every little girl’s dream. Having been selected by Universal Studios to be a contract star, Piper was removed from her acting class and... Read more >
My Song
My Song
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson
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ISBN: 9780739378380
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My Song
A Memoir
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $31.00

Harry Belafonte is not just one of the greatest entertainers of our time; he has led one of the great American lives of the last century. Now, this extraordinary icon tells us the story of that life, giving us its full breadth, letting us share in the struggles, the tragedies, and... Read more >
Steve McQueen
Steve McQueen
Written by Marc Eliot
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ISBN: 9780307453235
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Steve McQueen
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $11.99

Steve McQueen is one of America’s legendary movie stars best known for his hugely successful film career in classics such as The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, The Thomas Crown Affair, Bullitt, and The Towering Inferno as well as for his turbulent life off-screen and impeccable style. His unforgettable physical beauty... Read more >
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The Journals of Spalding Gray
The Journals of Spalding Gray
Written by Spalding Gray, Edited by Nell Casey
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ISBN: 9780307700520
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The Journals of Spalding Gray

Written by Spalding Gray
Edited by Nell Casey


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $11.99

Riveting, funny, heartbreaking, at once raw and lyrical: these journals reveal the complexity of the actor/writer who invented the autobiographical monologue and perfected the form in such celebrated works as Swimming to Cambodia.

Here is the first intimate portrait we have of the man behind the charismatic performer who ended his life... Read more >
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Spencer Tracy
Spencer Tracy
Written by James Curtis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307262899
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Spencer Tracy
A Biography
Written by James Curtis


Format: Hardcover, 1024 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $39.95

“The best goddamned actor I’ve ever seen!”—George M. Cohan

His full name was Spencer Bonaventure Tracy. He was called “The Gray Fox” by Frank Sinatra; other actors called him the “The Pope.”

Spencer Tracy’s image on-screen was that of a self-reliant man whose sense of rectitude toward others was matched by his sense... Read more >
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Spencer Tracy
Spencer Tracy
Written by James Curtis
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ISBN: 9780307595225
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Spencer Tracy
A Biography
Written by James Curtis


Format: eBook, 1024 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $20.99

“The best goddamned actor I’ve ever seen!”—George M. Cohan

His full name was Spencer Bonaventure Tracy. He was called “The Gray Fox” by Frank Sinatra; other actors called him the “The Pope.”

Spencer Tracy’s image on-screen was that of a self-reliant man whose sense of rectitude toward others was matched by his sense... Read more >
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Elia Kazan: A Life
Elia Kazan: A Life
Written by Elia Kazan
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ISBN: 9780307959348
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Elia Kazan: A Life

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: eBook, 860 pages
On Sale: October 16, 2011
Price: $18.99

“This is the best autobiography I’ve read by a prominent American in I don’t know how many years. It is endlessly absorbing and I believe this is because it concerns a man who is looking to find a coherent philosophy that will be tough enough to contain all that is ugly... Read more >
Me
Me
Written by Katharine Hepburn
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ISBN: 9780307807687
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Me

Written by Katharine Hepburn


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $13.99

Admired and beloved by movie audiences for over sixty years, four-time Academy Award-winner Katharine Hepburn is an American classic. Now Miss Hepburn breaks her long-kept silence about her private life in this absorbing and provocative memoir.

A NEW YORK TIMES Notable Book of the Year

A Book-of-the-Month-Club Main Selection

NOTE: This edition does not... Read more >
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Nureyev
Nureyev
Written by Julie Kavanagh
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ISBN: 9780307807342
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Nureyev
The Life
Written by Julie Kavanagh


Format: eBook, 800 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2011
Price: $16.99

Rudolf Nureyev had it all: beauty, genius, charm, passion, and sex appeal. No other dancer of our time has generated the same excitement, for both men and women, on or off the stage. With Nureyev: The Life, Julie Kavanagh shows how his intense drive and passion for dance propelled him from... Read more >
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The Magic Maker: A Portrait of John Langstaff and His Revels
The Magic Maker: A Portrait of John Langstaff and His Revels
Written by Susan Cooper
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ISBN: 9780763650407
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The Magic Maker: A Portrait of John Langstaff and His Revels

Written by Susan Cooper


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $22.99

From mischievous child prodigy to the dynamic Lord of the Dance, an engaging look at the life of Revels founder John Langstaff.

On Christmas Eve in 1920, John Meredith Langstaff was born into a music-filled home where a rousing, wassailing carol party was the peak of his family's year. Half a century... Read more >
My Song
My Song
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307272263
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My Song
A Memoir
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $30.50

Harry Belafonte is not just one of the greatest entertainers of our time; he has led one of the great American lives of the last century. Now, this extraordinary icon tells us the story of that life, giving us its full breadth, letting us share in the struggles, the tragedies, and... Read more >
My Song
My Song
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson
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ISBN: 9780307700483
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My Song
A Memoir
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $11.99

Harry Belafonte is not just one of the greatest entertainers of our time; he has led one of the great American lives of the last century. Now, this extraordinary icon tells us the story of that life, giving us its full breadth, letting us share in the struggles, the tragedies, and... Read more >
My Song
My Song
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson, Read by Harry Belafonte and Mirron Willis
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ISBN: 9780739384602
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My Song
A Memoir
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson
Read by Harry Belafonte and Mirron Willis


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $45.00

Harry Belafonte is not just one of the greatest entertainers of our time; he has led one of the great American lives of the last century. Now, this extraordinary icon tells us the story of that life, giving us its full breadth, letting us share in the struggles, the tragedies, and... Read more >
My Song
My Song
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson, Read by Harry Belafonte and Mirron Willis
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ISBN: 9780739384619
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My Song
A Memoir
Written by Harry Belafonte and Michael Shnayerson
Read by Harry Belafonte and Mirron Willis


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $24.00

Harry Belafonte is not just one of the greatest entertainers of our time; he has led one of the great American lives of the last century. Now, this extraordinary icon tells us the story of that life, giving us its full breadth, letting us share in the struggles, the tragedies, and... Read more >
Sal Mineo
Sal Mineo
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud
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ISBN: 9780307716675
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Sal Mineo
A Biography
Written by Michael Gregg Michaud


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $16.00

Sal Mineo is probably most well-known for his unforgettable, Academy Award–nominated turn opposite James Dean in Rebel Without a Cause and his tragic murder at the age of thirty-seven. Finally, in this riveting new biography filled with exclusive, candid interviews with both Mineo’s closest female and male lovers and never-before-published photographs... Read more >
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Must You Go?
Must You Go?
Written by Lady Antonia Fraser
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ISBN: 9780307475572
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Must You Go?
My LIfe With Harold Pinter
Written by Lady Antonia Fraser


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $16.00

 
A moving and exquisite testament to one of the literary world’s most celebrated marriages: that of the greatest playwright of our age, Harold Pinter, and the beautiful and famous prize-winning biographer Antonia Fraser.
 
Based on Fraser’s recollections and the diaries she has kept since October 1968, Must You Go? is the story...

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