Almost Famous Women

CD - unabridged
Audio (5 discs)
Product Number: DD15640
Released: Jan 06, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781633794573
Narrator/s: Lesa Lockford
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The fascinating lives of the characters in Almost Famous Women have mostly been forgotten, but their stories are burning to be told. Nearly every story in this dazzling collection is based on a woman who attained some celebrity - she raced speed boats or was a conjoined twin in show business; a reclusive painter of renown; a member of the first all-female, integrated swing band. We see Lord Byron's illegitimate daughter, Allegra; Oscar Wilde's troubled niece, Dolly; West With the Night author Beryl Markham; Edna St. Vincent Millay's sister, Norma. These extraordinary stories travel the world, explore the past (and delve into the future), and portray fiercely independent women defined by their acts of bravery, creative impulses, and sometimes reckless decisions


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Almost Famous Women
Product Number: BX00045417
Product Number:DD15640
Product Number:Z100101434

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Narrator(s): Lesa Lockford
Product Number Z100101434
Released: Aug 10, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781633794597
Product Number EB00571414
Released: Jan 06, 2015
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Scribner
ISBN: #9781476786575

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