Wishful DrinkingSimon & Schuster #ad - A provocative, role as a single mother, demanding professional life, battle with addiction and mental illness, turbulent romances, her early success in Star Wars, uproarious memoir based on the author's one-woman show describes growing up with celebrity parents, and struggle for recovery and healing.
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Told with the same intimate style, brutal honesty, and uproarious wisdom that locked Wishful Drinking on the New York Times bestseller list for months, Shockaholic is the juicy account of Carrie Fisher’s life. Covering a broad range of topics—from never-before-heard tales of hollywood gossip to outrageous moments of celebrity desperation; from alcoholism to illegal drug use; from the familial relationships of Hollywood royalty to scandalous run-ins with noteworthy politicians; from shock therapy to talk therapy—Carrie Fisher gives an intimate portrait of herself, and she’s one of the most indelible and powerful forces in culture at large today.
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Entertainment weekly declared it “drolly hysterical” and the Los Angeles Times called it a “Beverly Hills yard sale of juicy anecdotes. This is carrie Fisher at her best—revealing her worst. Great product! Simon Schuster. Great product! The bestselling author of postcards from the Edge comes clean well, sort of in her first-ever memoir, adapted from her one-woman Broadway hit show.
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Thanks to his funny, todd remained down to earth, and to his sister through her meteoric rise to stardom and her struggle with demons that never diminished her humor, no-nonsense mother, talent, loving, his own man, but always close to his cherished mom, or spirit. Now, todd shares his heart and his memories of Debbie and Carrie with deeply personal stories from his earliest years to those last unfathomable days.