Marilyn Forever

Marilyn Forever : Musings on an American Icon by the Stars of Yesterday and Today

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This book of quotes explores the many sides of the one-and-only Marilyn Monroe. In her time, she was perceived as a victim, a vixen, a valentine, and a Venus. At once a sex symbol and enormously talented entertainer, she was praised, criticized, and adored during her lifetime. After her tragic and untimely death she became the most famous female face of the twentieth century, and her legacy continues to thrive through today.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 144 pages
  • 206 x 215 x 15mm | 581g
  • Lanham, United States
  • English
  • 9 Halftones, color; 11 Halftones, black and white
  • 1630762636
  • 9781630762636
  • 1,299,289

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In her time, Marilyn Monroe was perceived as a victim, a vixen, a valentine, and a Venus. At once a sex symbol and enormously talented entertainer, she was praised, criticized, and adored during her lifetime. After her tragic and untimely death she became the most famous female face of the twentieth century, and her legacy continues to thrive today. Now, author and journalist Boze Hadleigh brings the story of this dynamic and beloved entertainer to life in Marilyn Forever. This book explores the many sides of the one-and-only Marilyn Monroe through quotes and comments from those who knew her, those who revered her, and those who tried to dismiss her. Despite the many varying opinions of this unforgettable star, one thing is for certain: All were in awe of her. Boze Hadleigh, author of Celebrity Feuds! and Hollywood and Whine, has written more than 15 books. He holds a master's degree in journalism, speaks five languages, and has been a winner on Jeopardy! Boze also writes extensively for magazines, and his work has appeared in more than 100 publications including TV Guide, Playboy, and Us. The author splits his time, when not traveling the world, between Beverly Hills and Sydney, Australia.
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About Boze Hadleigh

Boze Hadleigh, author of Celebrity Feuds! and Hollywood and Whine, has written more than 15 books. He holds a master's degree in journalism, speaks five languages, and has been a winner on Jeopardy! Boze also writes extensively for magazines, and his work has appeared in more than 100 publications including TV Guide, Playboy, and Us. The author splits his time, when not traveling the world, between Beverly Hills and Sydney, Australia.
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