Hello, Gorgeous by William J. Mann
Becoming Barbra Streisand

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Overall, Hello, Gorgeous leaves the reader wanting more — but not more tiresome details about Streisand's early career.
-Toronto Star

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Hello, Gorgeous The acclaimed and bestselling biographer of Katherine Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor charts Barbra Streisand's climb to fame during her New York years and tells the electrifying story of how she transformed herself into the greatest superstar of her era. Full description
 

About William J. Mann

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WILLIAM J. MANN is the author of Kate: The Woman Who Was Hepburn, which was named a New York Times Notable Book, as well as several other acclaimed works of fiction and nonfiction. He divides his time between Provincetown, Massachusetts, and New York City.
 
Published October 9, 2012 by Houghton Mifflin. 566 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction
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NY Times

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Reviewed by James Gavin on Oct 05 2012

...Mann strains to freshen up the old stories. His fly-on-the-wall (or in-the-air) descriptions can induce eye-rolls...

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Toronto Star

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Reviewed by Laura Eggertson on Dec 14 2012

Overall, Hello, Gorgeous leaves the reader wanting more — but not more tiresome details about Streisand's early career.

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