Breakfast at Tiffany’s & Other Voices, Other Rooms: Two Novels Modern Library

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Modern Library #ad - Of all his characters, Capote once said, Holly Golightly was his favorite. Modern Library. The hillbilly-turned-manhattanite at the center of Breakfast at Tiffany’s shares not only the author’s philosophy of freedom but also his fears and anxieties. For holly, she believes, the cure is to jump into a taxi and head for Tiffany’s; nothing bad could happen, amid “that lovely smell of silver and alligator wallets.

Other voices, other rooms begins as thirteen-year-old Joel Knox, after losing his mother, is sent from New Orleans to rural Alabama to live with his estranged father—who is nowhere to be found. From the modern library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by truman capote—also available are In Cold Blood, and The Complete StoriesTogether in one volume, here are a pair of literary touchstones from Truman Capote’s extraordinary early career: the transcendently popular novella Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Other Voices, Portraits and Observations, Other Rooms, the debut novel he published as a twenty-three-year-old prodigy.

Breakfast at Tiffany's & Other Voices, Other Rooms: Two Novels Modern Library #ad - Instead, joel meets his eccentric family and finds a kindred spirit in a defiant little girl. Despite its themes of waylaid hopes and lost innocence, this semiautobiographical coming-of-age novel revels in small pleasures and the colorful language of its time and place.

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In Cold Blood Modern Library 100 Best Nonfiction Books

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Modern Library #ad - The intensively researched, who brutally killed them on the night of november 15, Richard Eugene Hickock and Perry Edward Smith, 1959, Kansas, atmospheric narrative of the lives of the Clutter family of Holcomb, and of the two men, is the seminal work of the “new journalism. Perry smith is one of the great dark characters of American literature, full of contradictory emotions.

I thought he was a very nice gentleman, ” he says of Herb Clutter. Soft-spoken. I thought so right up to the moment I cut his throat. Told in chapters that alternate between the clutter household and the approach of Smith and Hickock in their black Chevrolet, then between the investigation of the case and the killers’ flight, Capote’s account is so detailed that the reader comes to feel almost like a participant in the events.

In Cold Blood Modern Library 100 Best Nonfiction Books #ad - . Modern Library. Selected by the modern library as one of the 100 best nonfiction books of all timefrom the modern library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by Truman Capote—also available are Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Other Voices, In Cold Blood, and The Complete StoriesTruman Capote’s masterpiece, Portraits and Observations, Other Rooms in one volume, serially, created a sensation when it was first published, in The New Yorker in 1965.

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The Complete Stories Modern Library Hardcover Modern Library Paperback

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Modern Library #ad - This volume is the first to assemble all of Capote’s short fiction—a collection that indeed confirms his status as one of the masters of this form. From the gothic south to the chic east coast, from rural children to aging urban sophisticates, all the unforgettable places and people of Capote’s oeuvre are captured in this compendium.

Modern Library. But he was also the author of superb short tales that were as elegant as they were heartfelt, as compassionate as they were grotesque. From the modern library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by truman capote—also available are Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Other Voices, In Cold Blood, Other Rooms in one volume, and Portraits and ObservationsMost readers know Truman Capote as the author of Breakfast at Tiffany’s and In Cold Blood, or they remember his notorious social life and wild and witty public appearances.

The Complete Stories Modern Library Hardcover Modern Library Paperback #ad - The complete stories of truman Capote restores its author to a place not only above mere celebrity but to the highest levels of American letters.

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Breakfast at Tiffany's: The Official 50th Anniversary Companion

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Rizzoli #ad - Dressed by hubert de givenchy, directed by the infamous Blake Edwards, and brandishing the trademark cigarette holder, hers was the most memorable role. Rich in detail and in illustration, this keepsake tribute volume is the perfect celebration of a beloved classic. It celebrates the film's ongoing popularity:complete with candid behind-the-scenes photos, full-color reproductions of the poster art, facsimiles of the shooting script, a special section on the costumes, the score for Moon River, and much more.

Breakfast at Tiffany's: The Official 50th Anniversary Companion #ad - Modern Library. Rizzoli. A celebration of a timeless classic, this companion volume, timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the release of the iconic film, is the perfect book for any fan of Audrey Hepburn or the cinema. This gorgeously illustrated tribute to Breakfast at Tiffany's is the only official companion to be published in association with Paramount Pictures and the Audrey Hepburn estate.

Many of the illustrations included have never been published before. Breakfast at tiffany's features a top-notch cast, and Patricia Neal, including George Peppard, Mickey Rooney, yet Holly Golightly was the role that transformed Audrey Hepburn into a movie icon.

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Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman

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Harper Perennial #ad - Capote would have been entranced. Publishers weekly starred review “Sam Wasson’s exquisite portrait of Audrey Hepburn peels backs her sweet facade to reveal a much more complicated and interesting woman. By sam wasson is the first ever complete account of the making of Breakfast at Tiffany’s. New york times bestseller new york times best book of 2010 “so smart and entertaining it should come with its own popcorn” – People  “A bonbon of a book… As well tailored as the little black dress the movie made famous.

Janet maslin, new york times  “Sam Wasson is a fabulous social historian. The new yorker “reads like carefully crafted fiction…wasson carries the reader from pre-production to on-set feuds and conflicts, sexual politics, Hollywood glamour, while also noting Hepburn’s impact on fashion Givenchy’s little black dress, and the new morality.

Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman #ad - I devoured this book. Karen abbott, author of Sin in the Second City Fifth Avenue, 5 A. M. He also captures a fascinating turning point in American history— when women started to loosen their pearls, and their inhibitions. Harper Perennial. With a cast of characters including truman capote, and sex, when a not-so-virginal girl by the name of Holly Golightly raised eyebrows across the nation, and, before Woodstock and birth control, changing fashion, of course, Wasson immerses us in the America of the late fifties, director Blake Edwards, film, Edith Head, Hepburn herself, for good.

With delicious prose and considerable wit, wasson delivers us from the penthouses of the Upper East Side to the pools of Beverly Hills presenting Breakfast at Tiffany’s as we have never seen it before—through the eyes of those who made it.

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Breakfast at Tiffany's Blu-ray

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A Christmas Memory: One Christmas, and The Thanksgiving Visitor Modern Library

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Modern Library #ad - Modern Library. A holiday classic from "one of the greatest writers and most fascinating society figures in American history" Vanity Fair!First published in 1956, this much sought-after autobiographical recollection from Truman Capote In Cold Blood; Breakfast at Tiffany's about his rural Alabama boyhood is a perfect gift for Capote's fans young and old.

A Christmas Memory: One Christmas, and The Thanksgiving Visitor Modern Library #ad - Seven-year-old buddy inaugurates the christmas season by crying out to his cousin, Miss Sook Falk: "It's fruitcake weather!" Thus begins an unforgettable portrait of an odd but enduring friendship and the memories the two friends share of beloved holiday rituals. A christmas memory has been described as "a gem of a holiday story" School Library Journal, starred review, and this warm and delicately illustrated edition is one you'll want to add to any Christmas or Capote collection.

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Answered Prayers

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Vintage #ad - Tracing  the career of a writer of uncertain parentage and omnivorous erotic tastes, Answered Prayers careens from a louche bar in Tangiers to a banquette at La Côte Basque, from literary salons to high-priced whorehouses. Modern Library. It takes in calculating beauties and sadistic husbands along with such real-life supporting characters as Colette, the Duchess of Windsor, Montgomery Clift, and Tallulah Bankhead.

Although truman capote’s last, unfinished novel offers a devastating group portrait of the high and low society of his time. Harper Perennial. Rizzoli. Above all, this malevolently finny book displays Capote at his most relentlessly observant and murderously witty.

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The Complete Stories of Truman Capote

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Vintage #ad - The Complete Stories of Truman Capote #ad - Ranging from the gothic south to the chic east coast, from rural children to aging urban sophisticates, in stories as elegant as they are heartfelt, all the unforgettable places and people of Capote’s oeuvre are here, as haunting as they are compassionate. Harper Perennial. Rizzoli. Modern Library. Reading them reminds us of the miraculous gifts of a beloved American original.

A landmark collection that brings together truman capote’s life’s work in the form he called his “great love, ” The Complete Stories confirms Capote’s status as a master of the short story.

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Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman

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Harper #ad - With a cast of characters including truman capote, of course, and, when a not-so-virginal girl by the name of Holly Golightly raised eyebrows across the nation, Hepburn herself, director Blake Edwards, before Woodstock and birth control, Wasson immerses us in the America of the late fifties, and sex, Edith Head, film, changing fashion, for good.

With delicious prose and considerable wit, wasson delivers us from the penthouses of the Upper East Side to the pools of Beverly Hills presenting Breakfast at Tiffany’s as we have never seen it before—through the eyes of those who made it. More praise for Fifth Avenue, 5 A. M. A bonbon of a book… As well tailored as the little black dress the movie made famous.

Fifth Avenue, 5 A.M.: Audrey Hepburn, Breakfast at Tiffany's, and the Dawn of the Modern Woman #ad - Janet maslin,  new york Times“Sam Wasson is a fabulous social historian. The new yorker“reads like carefully crafted fiction…wasson carries the reader from pre-production to on-set feuds and conflicts, sexual politics, Hollywood glamour, while also noting Hepburn’s impact on fashion Givenchy’s little black dress, and the new morality.

He also captures a fascinating turning point in American history— when women started to loosen their pearls, and their inhibitions. New york times bestseller new york times best book of 2010“so smart and entertaining it should come with its own popcorn. Peoplefifth Avenue, 5 A. M.

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Breakfast at Tiffany's

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