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Author Cannon, Dyan.

Title Dear Cary : my life with Cary Grant / Dyan Cannon.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : It Books, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    791.43 Cannon,D CAN    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    791.43 Cannon,D CAN    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 CANNON,D    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    92 CANNON,D    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction    92 CANNON,D    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    92 CANNON,D    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Non-Fiction    92 CANNON,D    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 344 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Summary The author wasn't looking for romance when she sat down for lunch with Cary Grant in the studio canteen; she was a young actress on the outskirts of Hollywood just hoping for her big break. What she found was a star-crossed soul mate, a man who fell instantly in love with her, pursued her relentlessly, and eventually persuaded her to love him back equally. She and Cary Grant were a glamorous and popular pair, the epicenter of chic and swinging 1960s Hollywood. For a few brief years their romance flourished; they loved big, married, and had a daughter. In many ways their romance played out like one of Grant's movies: bold, witty, full of dramatic gestures, and equally tender moments. When the love ended, it ended in the same way it had started: dramatically. This was on courthouse steps and on the front page of every newspaper in the world. Completely candid and honest, readers will learn of a side of Cary Grant never before seen. It has taken the author two decades to reconcile herself to the death of Cary, and forgive both him and herself. This memoir is the end result of that acceptance; her final love letter to her one true love, Cary Grant.
Subject Grant, Cary, 1904-1986.
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986 -- Marriage.
Cannon, Dyan.
Cannon, Dyan -- Marriage.
Motion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography.
Wives -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780061961403
006196140X

 
    
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