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Holly Golightly v. Doris Day

Ever wanted to know the true story behind Breakfast at Tiffany's and get the juicy gossip from the alleys off Fifth Avenue?  Sam Wasson's latest book Fifth Avenue, 5 a.m. connects Henry Mancini to Mickey Rooney to Akira Kurosawa in a few short steps while divulging insider secrets about what was (and remains to this day) one of the most sophisticated romantic comedies of our time.  

Read the first chapter courtesy of NPR and listen to the full story here.

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1 comment:

Meredith L. Grau said...

Curses! Will my reading list never end!!!