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The Hillker curse : my pursuit of women / James Ellroy.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 921 ELLROY (Text) 39206020384127 Adult Biography Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780307593504 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0307593509 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 203 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010.

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The legendary crime writer unsparingly describes his shattered childhood, his delinquent teens, his writing life, his love affairs and marriages, his nervous breakdown, and the beginning of a relationship with an extraordinary woman who may just be the long-sought "Her."
Subject: Ellroy, James, 1948- > Relations with women.
Novelists, American > 20th century > Family relationships.
Mothers > Death > Psychological aspects.
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James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles in 1948. He is the author of the Underworld U.S.A. Trilogy—American Tabloid, The Cold Six Thousand, and Blood’s A Rover—and the L. A. Quartet novels, The Black Dahlia, The Big Nowhere, L. A. Confidential, and White Jazz. American Tabloid was Time magazine’s Best Book (fiction) of 1995; his memoir My Dark Places was a Time Best Book of the Year and a New York Times Notable Book for 1996. The Cold Six Thousand was a New York Times Notable Book and a Los Angeles Times Best Book of 2001. He lives in Los Angeles.


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