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John Travolta: An Illustrated Biography By Suzanne Munshower

TV’s most popular Sweathog and one of today’s most promising actors! Pity the poor celebrity biographer, charged with turning out a quickie mass-market paperback on a star that may turn out to be HUGE, but at the moment is a … Continue reading

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Love Byte By Helane Zeiger

Honestly, I was expecting this to be terrible: that title! That font! Those glasses! But aside from the awkward first-person present-tense narration, this was kind of a hoot. Background: I’ve previously discussed the merits of the similarly-becovered Sweet Dreams, First … Continue reading

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To Nick From Jan By Julie Campbell Tatham

Background: When doing some fact-checking for last month’s Whitman extravaganza, I came across a reference to this stand-alone (non-series) title by everyone’s favorite series author, Julie Campbell Tatham. Enticingly described as sharing a lot of similarities with Campbell’s flagship Trixie … Continue reading

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