Monday, August 13, 2018

Caitlin Moran's 7 favorite books about youth, music, & fame

Caitlin Moran's new novel is How to Be Famous. One of her seven favorite books about youth, music, and fame, as shared at The Week magazine:
Red Carpets and Other Banana Skins by Rupert Everett

The true heir to David Niven's sweat-and-glitter memoirs, Everett's endlessly funny, endlessly frank account of going from rent boy to Hollywood star effectively torpedoed his career for the next decade, as Hollywood decided it could not deal with this much ravishingly bitchy truth. His observations on co-stars Sharon Stone and Madonna will never be bettered.
Read about the other entries on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue