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Stephen Sondheim
Stephen Sondheim
Written by Meryle Secrest
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ISBN: 9780307946850
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Stephen Sondheim
A Life
Written by Meryle Secrest


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $13.99

In the first full-scale life of the most
important composer-lyricist at work in musical theatre today, Meryle Secrest, the biographer of Frank Lloyd Wright and Leonard Bernstein, draws on her extended conversations with Stephen Sondheim as well as on her interviews with his friends, family, collaborators, and lovers to bring us... Read more >
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John Huston: Courage and Art
John Huston: Courage and Art
Written by Jeffrey Meyers
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ISBN: 9780307590695
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John Huston: Courage and Art

Written by Jeffrey Meyers


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $14.99

From the acclaimed biographer of Ernest Hemingway, Humphrey Bogart, and
Errol Flynn comes the first complete biography of the legendary John Huston, the extraordinary director, writer, actor, and bon vivant who made iconic films such as The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Asphalt Jungle, and The... Read more >
Luck and Circumstance
Luck and Circumstance
Written by Michael Lindsay-Hogg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307594686
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Luck and Circumstance
A Coming of Age in Hollywood, New York, and Points Beyond
Written by Michael Lindsay-Hogg


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $26.00

From acclaimed director Michael Lindsay-Hogg (The Normal Heart, The Beatles’ Let It Be, Brideshead Revisited, The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus, etc.), son of glamorous Warner’s movie star Geraldine Fitzgerald: a magical dreamscape memoir of his boyhood, coming-of-age, and making his way in the worlds of theater, film, and television... Read more >
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Luck and Circumstance
Luck and Circumstance
Written by Michael Lindsay-Hogg
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ISBN: 9780307701497
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Luck and Circumstance
A Coming of Age in Hollywood, New York, and Points Beyond
Written by Michael Lindsay-Hogg


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $13.99

From acclaimed director Michael Lindsay-Hogg (The Normal Heart, The Beatles’ Let It Be, Brideshead Revisited, The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus, etc.), son of glamorous Warner’s movie star Geraldine Fitzgerald: a magical dreamscape memoir of his boyhood, coming-of-age, and making his way in the worlds of theater, film, and television... Read more >
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The  Noel Coward Reader
The Noel Coward Reader
Written by Noel Coward, Edited by Barry Day
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ISBN: 9780307474872
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The Noel Coward Reader

Written by Noel Coward
Edited by Barry Day


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $18.95

The Noël Coward Reader offers a wonderfully wide-ranging selection—the first of its kind—of the best of the Master’s oeuvre, entertainingly annotated and abundantly illustrated, and including material that has never before been published.

Here are scenes from Coward’s famous plays, from Private Lives to Blithe Spirit, and his screenplays, from Brief Encounter...

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The Uncannily Strange and Brief Life of Amedeo Modigliani
The Uncannily Strange and Brief Life of Amedeo Modigliani
Written by Velibor Colic, Translated by Celia Hawkesworth
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ISBN: 9781906548452
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The Uncannily Strange and Brief Life of Amedeo Modigliani

Written by Velibor Colic
Translated by Celia Hawkesworth


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $16.00

The life of the painter Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920) was chaotic and tragically brief. Consisting of a series of vignettes, mostly set in the painter's studio and peopled by his lover Jeanne Hébuterne (who ended her own life the day after Modigliani's death), the prostitutes who were his occasional models and several... Read more >
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Otto Preminger
Otto Preminger
Written by Foster Hirsch
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ISBN: 9780307489210
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Otto Preminger
The Man Who Would Be King
Written by Foster Hirsch


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: June 22, 2011
Price: $13.99

The first full-scale life of the controversial, greatly admired yet often underrated director/producer who was known as “Otto the Terrible.”

Nothing about Otto Preminger was small, trivial, or self-denying, from his privileged upbringing in Vienna as the son of an improbably successful Jewish lawyer to his work in film and theater in... Read more >
Lady Blue Eyes
Lady Blue Eyes
Written by Barbara Sinatra
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307382337
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Lady Blue Eyes
My Life with Frank
Written by Barbara Sinatra


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $24.99

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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Lady Blue Eyes
Lady Blue Eyes
Written by Barbara Sinatra
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ISBN: 9780307449948
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Lady Blue Eyes
My Life with Frank
Written by Barbara Sinatra


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $11.99

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 >
Lady Blue Eyes
Lady Blue Eyes
Written by Barbara Sinatra, Read by Lorna Raver
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ISBN: 9780307747334
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Lady Blue Eyes
My Life with Frank
Written by Barbara Sinatra
Read by Lorna Raver


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 31, 2011
Price: $22.50

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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My Lucky Stars
My Lucky Stars
Written by Shirley Maclaine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307765055
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My Lucky Stars
A Hollywood Memoir
Written by Shirley Maclaine


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: May 4, 2011
Price: $7.99

An Academy Award-winning actress and the internationally bestselling author of Out on a Limb delivers her touching, warm, and headline-making memoir. In My Lucky Stars Shirley MacLaine talks candidly and personally about her four decades in Hollywood, especially about the men and women--her "lucky stars"--who touched and challenged her life.


From the... Read more >
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
The Best Advice I Ever Got
Written by Katie Couric, Read by Various
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ISBN: 9780307943293
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The Best Advice I Ever Got
Lessons from Extraordinary Lives
Written by Katie Couric
Read by Various


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $35.00

What was the tipping point for Malcolm Gladwell? What unscripted event made Meryl Streep who she is? How did Mario Batali cook up his recipe for success? In this inspiration-packed book, Katie Couric reports from the front lines of the worlds of politics, entertainment, sports, philanthropy, the arts, and business—distilling the... Read more >
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Good Stuff
Good Stuff
Written by Jennifer Grant
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267108
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A Reminiscence of My Father, Cary Grant
Written by Jennifer Grant


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $24.95

Jennifer Grant is the only child of Cary Grant, who was, and continues to be, the epitome of all that is elegant, sophisticated, and deft. Almost half a century after Cary Grant’s retirement from the screen, he remains the quintessential romantic comic movie star. He stopped making movies when his daughter... Read more >
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Good Stuff
Good Stuff
Written by Jennifer Grant
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ISBN: 9780307596673
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A Reminiscence of My Father, Cary Grant
Written by Jennifer Grant


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $14.99

Jennifer Grant is the only child of Cary Grant, who was, and continues to be, the epitome of all that is elegant, sophisticated, and deft. Almost half a century after Cary Grant’s retirement from the screen, he remains the quintessential romantic comic movie star. He stopped making movies when his daughter... Read more >
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
Written by Dick Van Dyke
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ISBN: 9780739378175
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
A Memoir
Written by Dick Van Dyke


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $25.00

Dick Van Dyke, indisputably one of the greats of the golden age of television, is admired and beloved by audiences the world over for his beaming smile, his physical dexterity, his impeccable comic timing, his ridiculous stunts, and his unforgettable screen roles.
           
His trailblazing television program, The Dick Van... Read more >
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
Written by Dick Van Dyke, Read by Dick Van Dyke
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
A Memoir
Written by Dick Van Dyke
Read by Dick Van Dyke


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 3, 2011
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Dick Van Dyke, indisputably one of the greats of the golden age of television, is admired and beloved by audiences the world over for his beaming smile, his physical dexterity, his impeccable comic timing, his ridiculous stunts, and his unforgettable screen roles.
           
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
Written by Dick Van Dyke
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ISBN: 9780307592231
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
A Memoir
Written by Dick Van Dyke


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
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Dick Van Dyke, indisputably one of the greats of the golden age of television, is admired and beloved by audiences the world over for his beaming smile, his physical dexterity, his impeccable comic timing, his ridiculous stunts, and his unforgettable screen roles.
           
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
Written by Dick Van Dyke
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ISBN: 9780307592262
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My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business
A Memoir
Written by Dick Van Dyke


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $11.99

Dick Van Dyke, indisputably one of the greats of the golden age of television, is admired and beloved by audiences the world over for his beaming smile, his physical dexterity, his impeccable comic timing, his ridiculous stunts, and his unforgettable screen roles.
           
His trailblazing television program, The Dick Van... Read more >
Robert Redford
Robert Redford
Written by Michael Feeney Callan
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ISBN: 9780679450559
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Robert Redford
The Biography
Written by Michael Feeney Callan


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $28.95

The long-anticipated biography of Robert Redford.

Among the most widely admired Hollywood stars of his generation, Redford has appeared onstage and on-screen, in front of and behind the camera, earning Academy, Golden Globe, and a multitude of other awards and nominations for acting, directing, and producing, and for his contributions to the... Read more >
Robert Redford
Robert Redford
Written by Michael Feeney Callan
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ISBN: 9780307272973
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Robert Redford
The Biography
Written by Michael Feeney Callan


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $13.99

The long-anticipated biography of Robert Redford.

Among the most widely admired Hollywood stars of his generation, Redford has appeared onstage and on-screen, in front of and behind the camera, earning Academy, Golden Globe, and a multitude of other awards and nominations for acting, directing, and producing, and for his contributions to the... Read more >
Robert Redford
Robert Redford
Written by Michael Feeney Callan, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9780307577047
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Robert Redford
The Biography
Written by Michael Feeney Callan
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $50.00

The long-anticipated biography of Robert Redford.

Among the most widely admired Hollywood stars of his generation, Redford has appeared onstage and on-screen, in front of and behind the camera, earning Academy, Golden Globe, and a multitude of other awards and nominations for acting, directing, and producing, and for his contributions to the... Read more >
Robert Redford
Robert Redford
Written by Michael Feeney Callan, Read by Mark Deakins
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ISBN: 9781415966839
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Robert Redford
The Biography
Written by Michael Feeney Callan
Read by Mark Deakins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $25.00

The long-anticipated biography of Robert Redford.

Among the most widely admired Hollywood stars of his generation, Redford has appeared onstage and on-screen, in front of and behind the camera, earning Academy, Golden Globe, and a multitude of other awards and nominations for acting, directing, and producing, and for his contributions to the... Read more >
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Buried Alive
Buried Alive
Written by Myra Friedman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307790521
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Buried Alive
The Biography of Janis Joplin
Written by Myra Friedman


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 27, 2011
Price: $12.99

Electrifying, highly acclaimed, and intensely personal, this new and updated version of Myra Friedman's classic biography of Janis Joplin teems with dramatic insights into Joplin's genius and into the chaotic times that catapulted her to fame as the legendary queen of rock. It is a stunning panorama of the turbulent decade... Read more >
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Child Bride
Child Bride
Written by Suzanne Finstad
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307790514
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Child Bride
The Untold Story of Priscilla Beaulieu Presley
Written by Suzanne Finstad


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

The myth-shattering account of the most famous and most taboo love story in rock-and-roll history

Child Bride reveals the hidden story of rock icon Elvis Presley’s love affair with fourteen-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu, the ninth-grader he wooed as a G.I. in Germany and cloistered at Graceland before marrying her to fulfill a... Read more >
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Ice
Ice
Written by Ice-T and Douglas Century
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ISBN: 9780345523303
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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: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $11.99

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... Read more >
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