Marilyn by Peter Harry Brown
The Last Take

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A revealing new account of Marylin's last days portrays the actress as a woman at the peak of career who was destroyed by a series of conspiracies hatched in Hollywood and the White House. 150,000 first printing. $100,000 ad/promo. Tour.
 

About Peter Harry Brown

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Published July 27, 1992 by William Heinemann Ltd. 416 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Humor & Entertainment, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Action & Adventure, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Two journalists present their version of Marilyn Monroe's life and last days in this Literary Guild selection in cloth. Photos. Author Tour. (Aug.)

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The New York Times

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Anyone who turns to genre fiction for escapist reading is well advised to stay clear of Ian Rankin’s hard-boiled procedurals featuring Inspector John Rebus of the Edinburgh police force.

Apr 08 2007 | Read Full Review of Marilyn: The Last Take

The New York Times

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A better cop than secret agent, Boyle also gets wind of a smuggling ring that’s depriving soldiers of the new miracle drug, penicillin, and during the course of his investigation discovers that even in the middle of a war a combat hospital offers no refuge from noncombat crimes like drug traffick...

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The Telegraph

Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend, but I have a feeling that actress Frances Thorburn – who is tasked with playing the eponymous icon in Sue Glover’s new bio-play Marilyn – would settle for a drama of real depth and substance.

Feb 24 2011 | Read Full Review of Marilyn: The Last Take

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