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Jackie Collins: A Hollywood Life

Born in 1937 in Hampstead, London, Jackie Collins became one of the most successful authors of all time. The younger sister of actress Joan Collins, she was raised in an environment used to fame and celebrity; her theatrical agent father, Joseph’s clients included Tom Jones, Shirley Bassey and The Beatles. 35 more words

January's Reading List

Way before Christmas I began reading Hester Browne’s Vintage Girl, or Swept off her Feet (Vintage Girl is a such better title, and why does it have two anyway?), I struggled to get in to it, but I think that was my issue, not the book’s. 486 more words

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David Bowie and the culture of celebrity "secrets"

When I woke up Monday morning and saw the New York Times headline announcing David Bowie’s death, my initial reaction was, “How did I miss the news that he’d been ill?” 461 more words

Grief

HUDSON LEICK @HudsonLeick

Heidi Hudson Leick (born May 9, 1969) is an American actress, known for her role as villainess Callisto in the television series Xena: Warrior Princess. She is a certified Yoga instructor and intuitive counselor at the Healing Heart Yoga Center. 374 more words

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Confessions of a Wild Child by Jackie Collins

I haven’t read a novel by Jackie Collins in twenty-five years. I do remember reading a previous book featuring Lucky Santangelo, the main character in… 267 more words

Book Review

Guest Novelist, Sarah Stuart

Sarah Stuart, this week’s guest author has been compared to Harold Robbins, Jackie Collins and Jacqueline Susann. She writes thought-provoking novels and is not afraid to tackle sensitive subjects. 1,974 more words

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Sarah Stuart

Sarah Stuart, this week’s guest author has been compared to Harold Robbins, Jackie Collins and Jacqueline Susann. She writes thought-provoking novels and is not afraid to tackle sensitive subjects. 1,974 more words

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