Books, Reviews, Prints

August 2024 Book Recommendations

Aaron Latham’s THE BALLAD OF GUSSIE AND CLYDE: A TRUE STORY ABOUT TRUE LOVE; the author “finds” companionship for his widowed father.

Shirley Jones and Wendy Leigh; SHIRLEY JONES: A MEMOIR; the star of Oklahoma!, Carousel, The Music Man, and television’s The Partridge Family was the only actress to hold an exclusive contract with Richard Rogers.

Neil Simon’s BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS; the author’s semi-autobiographical play about growing up in Brooklyn during the Depression.

Elie Wiesel’s OPEN HEART; at eighty-two, and about to have emergency coronary surgery, the author-humanitarian-Nobel Prize laureate looks back on his life.