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The Hollywood book club : reading with the stars / by Steven Rea.

By: Rea, Steven [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2019]Description: 1 volume : illustrations ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781452176895; 1452176892.Subject(s): Motion picture actors and actresses -- Books and reading -- California -- Los Angeles | Celebrities -- Books and reading -- California -- Los Angeles | Books and reading -- California -- Los Angeles | Books and reading | Celebrities -- Books and reading | California -- Los AngelesDDC classification: 791.4302/8092279494 Summary: "Classic film stars: They're just like us! They too love books! This collection of photography captures a range of stars taking a break with a good book. On set or shot, in films, or during quiet moments in the stars' own homes and libraries. Each photo will have a fun caption about the star, what they are reading, and when and where the moment was captured. The photography covers a range of book categories--novels, non-fiction, thrillers, cookbooks, and more--all in the clutches of luminaries from the world of film, including: Brando, Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Lana Turner, Natalie Wood, and much more. TCM with a library card!"-- Provided by publisher.
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Audrey Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Gregory Peck, Rita Hayworth, Marilyn Monroe--the brightest stars of the silver screen couldn't resist curling up with a good book. This unique collection of rare photographs celebrates the joy of reading in classic film style. The Hollywood Book Club captures screen luminaries on set, in films, in playful promotional photos, or in their own homes and libraries with books from literary classics to thrillers, from biographies to children's books, reading with their kids, and more. Featuring nearly 60 enchanting images, lively captions about the stars and what they're reading by Hollywood photo archivist Steven Rea, and a glamorous stamped case design, here's a real page-turner for booklovers and cinephiles.

"Classic film stars: They're just like us! They too love books! This collection of photography captures a range of stars taking a break with a good book. On set or shot, in films, or during quiet moments in the stars' own homes and libraries. Each photo will have a fun caption about the star, what they are reading, and when and where the moment was captured. The photography covers a range of book categories--novels, non-fiction, thrillers, cookbooks, and more--all in the clutches of luminaries from the world of film, including: Brando, Bogart, Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Lana Turner, Natalie Wood, and much more. TCM with a library card!"-- Provided by publisher.