A chronicle of a year in the author's life, this book is a portrait of his descent into drug use, self-destructiveness, and his struggle to find meaning. This book is a diary, a sociology experiment, a documentary of Hollywood, and an exercise in exhibitionism, accompanied by stories, and other glimpses into the lifestyle of a decadent rock star.
Let me add another to the list: the moment I sang a duet to the the "Macarena" with Timmy Mallett, live to millions of people...' Sacked from his high-profile job as a national newspaper editor, Piers Morgan dived helplessly into the world of celebrity.
In April 1915, Dorothea Crewdson, a newly trained Red Cross nurse and her friend Christie, receive instructions to leave for Le Treport in northern France. Filled with excitement at the prospect of her first paid job, she began writing a diary. She went on to witness and record some of the worst tragedies of the First World War."
Carefully preserving the original work's acclaimed narrative style and combination of biography, intellectual history, and literary criticism, this title illuminates the author's works from his first novel "Poor Folk" to "Crime and Punishment" and "The Brothers Karamazov" by setting them in their personal, historical, and ideological context.
In Game Change / Race of a Lifetime, the authors captured the full drama of Barack Obama's improbable, dazzling victory over the Clintons, John McCain and Sarah Palin. This book picks up the story in the Oval Office, where the president is beset by crises both inherited and unforeseen.