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by Marsha Hunt

eBook Like Venus Fading download ISBN: 0006550991
Author: Marsha Hunt
Publisher: Flamingo; New Ed edition (July 19, 1999)
Language: English
Pages: 304
ePub: 1665 kb
Fb2: 1403 kb
Rating: 4.2
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Category: Literature
Subcategory: Contemporary

Marsha Hunt’s America, superbly described in Like Venus Fading, is urban, dangerous, unparochial. This tale of Irene O’Brien and her process of reinventing herself after a supposed overdose touches cleverly on many twentieth-century myths

Marsha Hunt’s America, superbly described in Like Venus Fading, is urban, dangerous, unparochial. This tale of Irene O’Brien and her process of reinventing herself after a supposed overdose touches cleverly on many twentieth-century myths. The dark subtext is abuse, the gleaming theme survival. JANE HARDY, Sunday Times. Like Venus Fading covers a vast geographical and social landscape, from the deep South to northern California, and a turbulent period of American history.

Like Elvis, like Marilyn, the first black film superstar didn’t die tragically, but lives among us still . But, beaten but not bowed, Venus Johnson rises from the ashes of Irene O’Brien to tell her tale and live out her days in tranquillit. iction.

Like Elvis, like Marilyn, the first black film superstar didn’t die tragically, but lives among us still, changed out of all recognitio. Propelled out of Depression-era poverty by the ambition of her mother and her own talents, young Irene O’Brien finds she attracts attention easily – both welcome (she is talent-spotted from Mississippi to Harlem to Hollywood) and unwelcome (at six, a fat, over-friendly storekeeper gets altogether too excited when she sits on his la., .

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HarperCollins, электронная книга. Marsha Hunt In late 2004, Hunt was diagnosed with breast cancer, and had chemotherapy but didn t want to go through the process of watching her hair fall out. Photo taken i. List of My Little Pony characters - This is a list of characters from the long running My Little Pony toy franchise.

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Marsha Hunt (born April 15, 1946) is an American actress, novelist, singer and former model, who has lived mostly in Britain and Ireland. She achieved national fame when she appeared in London as Dionne in the long-running rock musical Hair. She enjoyed close relationships with Marc Bolan and Mick Jagger, who is the father of her only child Karis

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A tale based on the life of Hollywood's first black sex goddess. Rising to the ranks of "the black Monroe" and receiving an Oscar nomination, Irene then descends into drunkenness and derangement. After her mysterious "death", she rises from the ashes to live out her days in tranquility.