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The Fat Lady Sang

About the Book

From the legendary producer and author of The Kid Stays in the Picture—one of the greatest Hollywood memoirs ever written—comes a long-awaited second work with all the elements of a star-studded blockbuster: glamour and conflict, giddy highs and near-fatal lows, struggle and perseverance, tragedy and triumph.

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Critical Praise

Praise for The Kid Stays in the Picture: “The best Hollywood memoir I’ve ever read!” —Michael Fleming, Variety

“Don’t even try to put it down.” —Janet Maslin, New York Times

“A naughty, outrageous, and wild ride--and perhaps the best Hollywood memoir ever written.” —Publishers Weekly

Top Three Greatest Hollywood Tell-Alls —Entertainment Weekly

“A sequel better than any [readers] could have anticipated. . . It’s a remarkable story of endurance, faith and determination, even readers who’ve never heard of Evans will find this to be both entertaining and inspiring. A harrowing but lively supplement to The Kid Stays in the Picture.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“The notorious kid is still in the picture. . . Evans has produced a quintessential Hollywood memoir.” —Kirkus Reviews

“A compelling and, at times, deeply emotional memoir.” —Booklist

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780062286048
  • ISBN 10: 0062286048
  • Imprint: It Books
  • On Sale: 11/12/2013
  • Pages: 240
  • List Price: 21.99 CAD
  • BISAC1: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
  • BISAC2: PERFORMING ARTS / Individual Director (see also BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts)

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