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Los Angeles Books — The Story of Hollywood: An Illustrated History

The Story of Hollywood: An Illustrated History Details The Story of Hollywood follows Hollywood from its dusty origins to its glorious rise to stardom. Lavishly illustrated with over 800 vintage images from the author’s private collection, the book tells the complete story of Hollywood including its eventual decline and urban renewal. Both the playground of […]

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Los Angeles Books — Hollywood’s Unhappiest Endings: Legends Never Die Updated

Hollywood’s Unhappiest Endings: Legends Never Die Updated Details Hollywood…where dreams can become reality and also be shattered just as quickly. Hollywood has so many stories to tell and, unfortunately, so many of them do not have happy endings. From Marilyn Monroe to posthumous Oscar winner Heath Ledger, this book lays bare some of the myths […]

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Los Angeles Books — Hollywood

Hollywood Details 1937. Garson Kanin arrives in Hollywood with a dream to direct for the silver screen. Through Kanin’s delightful anecdotes and vivid storytelling, we experience the Golden Age of Hollywood from Kanin’s first job with motion-picture producer, Samuel Goldwyn, through Judy Holliday’s Academy-Award winning performance in the film of his successful Broadway play Born […]

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Los Angeles Books — The Hollywood Book of Death: The Bizarre, Often Sordid, Passings of More than 125 American Movie and TV Idols

The Hollywood Book of Death: The Bizarre, Often Sordid, Passings of More than 125 American Movie and TV Idols Details Discover the tantalizing details of Hollywood’s famous and infamous fatalities The death of a celebrity is often as fascinating as–and sometimes more fascinating than–a star’s actual life. From the grisly end of Sharon Tate at […]

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Los Angeles Books — Hollywood

Hollywood Details “Wicked and provocative…Vidal’s purview of Hollywood in one of its golden ages is fascinating.” —Chicago Tribune In his brilliant and dazzling new novel, Gore Vidal sweeps us into one of the most fascinating periods of American political and social change. The time is 1917. In Washington, President Wilson is about to lead the […]

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Los Angeles Books — Hollywood Babylon: The Legendary Underground Classic of Hollywood’s Darkest and Best Kept Secrets

Hollywood Babylon: The Legendary Underground Classic of Hollywood’s Darkest and Best Kept Secrets Details Originally published in Paris, this is a collection of Hollywood’s darkest and best kept secrets from the pen of Kenneth Anger, a former child movie actor who grew up to become one of America’s leading underground film-makers.

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Los Angeles Books — Hollywood Heat (Hollywood Heat Series Book #1)

Hollywood Heat (Hollywood Heat Series Book #1) Details Professional dancer, Alisa Berg, has just finished her first week of a Las Vegas show when on her way home for the night, she encounters a group of rowdy male fans. When the night seems like it’s about to take a scary turn for the worst, a […]

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Los Angeles Books — Hollywood in Kodachrome

Hollywood in Kodachrome Details Hollywood in Kodachrome is a stunning portfolio of the stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age, captured in rich, deeply saturated color photographs reproduced from original Kodachrome negatives and curated by collector David Wills and designer Stephen Schmidt, the creative team behind Marilyn Monroe: Metamorphosis and Audrey: The 60s. From Elizabeth Taylor, Ava […]