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"Shemp Howard" Book Review by James L. Neibaur

"Shemp Howard" Book Review by James L. Neibaur

 Shemp Howard: Much More Than a Stooge

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A BOUQUET of REVIEWS - GARLAND Vol. 1 & 2

A BOUQUET of REVIEWS - GARLAND Vol. 1 & 2

“A grand guide to Judy's legacy…You can learn a lot from a guy like Lawrence Schulman. And in admirably massive detail.”— Rob Lester, Broadway World‘Lawrence Schulman once again delights his fans.”— Gilles Taillefer, Regard en Coulisse“An absolute 'must read' for the legions of Judy Garland fans, Garland: That's Beyond Entertainment--Reflections on Judy Garland is exceptionally informative, insightful, groundbreaking, well written biography.. an immediately welcome and enduringly popular addition to collections.”— The Free Library“An excellent examination of Judy’s life and career, which has blended both aspects seamlessly and delightfully.”— John Meyer, author of Heartbreaker“Schulman's body of work here all but anoints...

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"PALLENBERG WONDER BEARS" Book Review

"PALLENBERG WONDER BEARS" Book Review

Book Review by Brad Zinn, Brad Zinn Entertainment Enterprises:Peggy Adler and Dibirma Jean have compiled an exhaustive compendium of the history of the Pallenberg  Bears.   I do not believe anything else like this exists in its depth and breadth.  I'm certain this will be the "go to" research book in the future if anyone wants to learn their story. There is an historical time-line, copious photo's, a family genealogy, an extensive Glossary, and a copy of the handwritten memoir of Emil!   This is all backed up by a comprehensive Bibliography.  All in all this is a breathtaking publication. The Pallenbergs should be...

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JUDY CANOVA Review - THE BIOGRAPHY SHELF

JUDY CANOVA Review - THE BIOGRAPHY SHELF

REVIEW from THE BIOGRAPHY SHELF:Impressively informative and a fun read that rescues music/stage/film/radio star Judy Canova from an undeserved obscurity, "Judy Canova: Singin' in the Corn!" is a particularly recommended addition to personal, professional, community, and college/university library 20th Century American Biography collections. It should be noted for Judy Canova fans that "Judy Canova: Singin' in the Corn!" is also readily available from BearManor Media in a digital book format (Kindle, $9.95) and as a complete and unabridged audio book (Blackstone Audio, 9781504670227, $19.95, CD).  

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BOOK REVIEW from The Theatre/Cinema Shelf

BOOK REVIEW from The Theatre/Cinema Shelf

BOOK REVIEW from The Theatre/Cinema Shelf: Comprehensive, informative, exceptionally well written, organized, and presented, "Magic Time: The Films and Scripts of Billy Wilder" will be of immense interest to the legions of Billy Wilder fans and an essential, core addition to personal, professional, community, and college/university library Cinematic History collections and supplemental Movie/Video Direction/Production curriculum studies lists. It should be noted for the personal reading lists of film students, academia, movie buffs, and non-specialist general readers that "Magic Time: The Films and Scripts of Billy Wilder" is also available in a paperback edition (9798887712505, $34.00) and in a digital book...

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