Books

Here are some of my favorite film related books!

Great Coffee Table Books

  • The Making of Gone with the Wind
  • Breakfast at Tiffany’s official 50th anniversary companion
  • TCM- Into the Dark- The world of Film Noir 1941-1950
  • Grace Kelly-Hollywood Dream Girl
  • Ava- Life in the movies

Autobiography or Biography by a family member

  • Ginger: My Story by Ginger Rogers
  • Audrey Hepburn: An Elegant Spirit By Sean Hepburn Ferrer (Audrey’s son)
  • Good Stuff: A Reminiscence of my Father: Cary Grant by Jennifer Grant (Cary’s daughter)
  • Natalie Wood: Reflections of a Legendary Life- Co-Authored by Natasha Gregson- Wagner (Natalie’s Daughter)
  • Audrey at Home: Memories of my Mother’s Kitchen By Luca Dotti (Audrey’s son)

  • The Audrey Hepburn Treasures- forward by Sean Hepburn Ferrer
  • Audrey 100- Audrey’s sons and partner Robert Wolders discuss 100 pictures they love of Audrey
  • Grace Kelly Style: Fashion for Hollywood’s Princess- with forward by Prince Albert II of Monaco
  • ‘Tis Herself by Maureen O’Hara with John Nicoletti
  • John Wayne: The Genuine Article by Michael Goldman, Forward by Ethan Wayne, made with the consent of John Wayne’s children
  • A Star Is Born- Judy Garland and the film that got away- By Lorna Luft

Classic/ Vintage Books turned into film

  • Rebecca- Daphne de Maurier
  • The Thin Man- Dashiell Hammett
  • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz– L Frank Baum
  • Gone with the Wind- Margaret Mitchell

If you like Classic Hollywood I recommend these (fictional!) novels

  • The Impersonator by Mary Miley (and sequels..)
    • Silent Murders
    • Renting Silence
  • A Touch of Stardust by Kate Alcott
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