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My Judy Garland life

Autore: Susie Boyt
Pubblicazione: London : Virago, 2009.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"Fascinating and extraordinary, thrilling and poignant, My Judy Garland Life will speak to anyone who has ever nursed an obsession or held a candle to a star. Judy Garland has been an important figure in Susie Boyt's life since she was three years old, comforting, inspiring and at times disturbing her. In this unique book, Boyt travels deep into the underworld of hero worship, reviewing through the prism of Judy our  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/formato: Autobiographies
Biography
Persona nominata: Susie Boyt; Judy Garland; Susie Boyt; Judy Garland
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Susie Boyt
ISBN: 9781844084128 1844084124
Numero OCLC: 316429757
Note: Originally published: 2008.
Riconoscimenti: Short-listed for PEN Ackerley Prize 2009 (UK)
Descrizione: 308 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsabilità: Susie Boyt.

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* An irresistible mixture of memoir, biography, cultural analysis, experiment and hero-worship about one person's enduring obsession  Per saperne di più…

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What a self-deprecating, funny, moving, entertaining read it is, a mad love letter from Susie Boyt to Judy Garland . . . It makes for a new kind of memoir, one that finds a way to insert, Per saperne di più…

 
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