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Outside In.


Editorial: Broadway Books [2007], New York, 2007
ISBN 10: 0767927494 / ISBN 13: 9780767927499
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Título: Outside In.

Editorial: Broadway Books [2007], New York

Año de publicación: 2007

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Dust Jacket Included

Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author(s)

Edición: 1st Edition


Small 4to. Blue paper over boards, pictorial dust jacket. 280pp. Fine/fine. A tight and handsome first edition of this first novel by the popular television actress, the subject matter being -- surprise, surprise -- a fictional television actress named Kate Keyes-Morgan who stars on a popular t.v. sitcom. Signed huge and bold by Thorne-Smith with a bizarre stylized signature in black marker on the title page. N° de ref. de la librería 32539

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Sinopsis: From one of America?s most beloved television actresses: A sharply observed, comedic novel about the flip side of fame?and a fresh take on Hollywood in all its outrageous, entertaining glory.

On the outside, Kate Keyes-Morgan seems to have it all: a starring role on the hit television series Generations, a handsome husband who is also her manager, a model-thin figure, and a career that, after an earlier slide, is finally back on track. At the age of thirty, Kate knows what it?s like to have the tabloids turn on you, and she never wants it to happen again. Thank goodness her husband, Hamilton, is there to manage her every move?even if the strict dieting and morning weigh-ins are becoming more than she can manage.

But when Hamilton leaves her for another actress on Generations, the ruthless diva Sapphire Rose, Kate suddenly finds herself in charge of her own life. Now she must decide whether she?s ready to stop playing by the Hollywood rulebook and discover who she really is. With the help of her wise-cracking friend and tough-love makeup artist, Paige, and Michael, a high-powered film agent who secretly dreams of becoming a novelist, Kate begins to question her role in an industry that venerates appearance, money, and fame above all else, and that applies ceaseless pressure on women to always be thinner, younger, and more beautiful, at any cost.

From high fashion to on-set antics to the real-life whispers about celebrities that even the tabloids never tell, Courtney Thorne-Smith depicts the entertainment world as only an insider can. Yet beneath the glamorous facade lies a natural-born writer with a gift for comic timing and shaping memorable characters. If you?ve ever wanted to experience life in the spotlight or wondered what goes on behind dressing room doors, Outside In is your invitation into the glittering world of Hollywood?s biggest stars.

Críticas: "An insider's look at Hollywood and all the egos."
--"Chicago Sun-Times"
"A satisfying slice of chick-lit."
--"Entertainment Weekly"
"Thorne-Smith has a knack for swift, funny dialogue."

"A remarkably charming, whimsical novel . . . Thorne-Smith has a knack for swift, funny dialogue." --"BookPage"

"A satisfying slice of chick lit."
--"Entertainment Weekly
"An incisive tell-all about diet- and thinness-obsessed Hollywood."
--"Kirkus Reviews"

"A remarkably charming, whimsical novel . . . Thorne-Smith has a knack for swift, funny dialogue." --"BookPage"

"A satisfying slice of chick lit."
--"Entertainment Weekly
"An incisive tell-all about diet- and thinness-obsessed Hollywood."
--"Kirkus Reviews"

A remarkably charming, whimsical novel . . . Thorne-Smith has a knack for swift, funny dialogue. BookPage

A satisfying slice of chick lit.
Entertainment Weekly

An incisive tell-all about diet- and thinness-obsessed Hollywood.
Kirkus Reviews


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