Celebrity

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In 1967, Ralph Cindrich left Avella, a coal-mining town in Western Pennsylvania, traveling northeast on state route 50 to Pittsburgh to play linebacker for the Pitt Panthers.

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This could have been the shortest review in history. Just one word: INCREDIBLE!  

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Something decidedly odd is going on at Blood Moon Productions, whose Babylon Series has recently released its latest Hollywood biography: Peter O’Toole: Hellraiser, Sexual Outlaw, Irish Rebel

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“[an] entertaining, enlightening success . . ."

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“The rest of us would likely do better to get our celebrity fix elsewhere.”

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It’s hard to believe that young people today may have no idea who Alfred Hitchcock was or what he created.

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“perfect for anyone who loves film, Turner Classic Movies, PBS, or show business.”

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“He’s wonkish and not terribly entertaining. You could say as much about the book.”

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Journey of a Dress is a fun retelling of a true fashion fairy tale.”

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“Scott Eyman pulls off a nifty trick in his new biography John Wayne: The Life and Legend: He actually makes the Duke seem interesting. . . . downright fascinating.”

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"Autobiography is unmistakably the work of the singer and lyricist of the still-beloved band The Smiths."

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“Doris Day Confidential is a thoughtful and thought-provoking work.”

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“. . . several degrees more substantial than the typical musician tell-all.”

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“. . . a dude’s guide to enlightenment . . . a lanky, loose-limbed labor of love . . .”

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Midway through his new memoir, Life Is a Gift, singer/painter/icon Tony Bennett presents his readers with an “old Chinese proverb:”

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“Kate: The Kate Moss Book: a conversation piece as well as the definitive coffee table book on the celebrity model.”

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“In a voice like none other. . . . perhaps the most ingratiatingly candid of the many celebrity memoirs.”

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