January 2023 Book Recommendations
Carole Bayer Sager’s THEY’RE PLAYING OUR SONG; a superstar singer-songwriter of the ’70s, ’80’s, and ’90s, recalls her collaborations with Melissa Manchester, Carole King and Michael Jackson; Marvin Hamlisch, Bob Dylan, and former husband, Burt Bachrach.
Stephenie Meyer’s TWILIGHT; a seventeen year old girl falls for a vampire; the first of four books.
Melissa Gilbert’s BACK TO THE PRAIRIE: A HOME REMADE, A LIFE REDISCOVERED; the actress and her husband purchase a run-down cottage in the Catskills.
Marvin Hamlisch’s and Gerald Gardner’s THE WAY I WAS; how the composer-son of Viennese immigrants won three Oscars and a Pulitzer by the time he was thirty-one.
Jean Harris’s A STRANGER IN TWO WORLDS; Dr. Herman Tarnower, of “Scarsdale Diet” fame, is murdered by his long-time mercurial companion.