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The book of joan [electronic resource] : Tales of Mirth, Mischief, and Manipulation. Melissa Rivers.

Rivers, Melissa. (Author). Rivers, Melissa. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781101923368 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (5 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2015.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Melissa Rivers.
Summary, etc.: Joan Rivers was known all over the world—from the Palace Theater to Buckingham Palace, from the bright lights of Las Vegas to the footlights of Broadway, from the days of talkies to hosting talk shows. But there was only one person who knew Joan intimately, one person who the authorities would call when she got a little out of hand. Her daughter and best friend, Melissa. Joan and Melissa Rivers had one of the most celebrated mother-daughter relationships of all time. If you think Joan said some outrageous things to her audiences as a comedian, you won't believe what she said and did in private. Her love for her daughter knew no bounds—or boundaries, apparently. ("Melissa, I acknowledge that you have boundaries. I just choose to not respect them.") In The Book of Joan: Tales of Mirth, Mischief and Manipulation, Melissa shares stories (like when she was nine months old and her parents delivered her to Johnny Carson as a birthday gift), bon mots...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 156457 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Humor (Nonfiction).
Performing Arts.
Genre: Electronic books.

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