The queen of Tuesday: a novel
"This indelible romance begins with a daring conceit--that the author's grandfather may have had an affair with Lucille Ball. Strauss offers a fresh view of a celebrity America loved more than any other. Lucille Ball--the most powerful woman in the history of Hollywood--starred in America's first big-time interracial marriage. She owned more movie sets than did any movie studio. And she more or less single-handedly created the modern tv business. And yet Lucille's off-camera life was in disarray. While acting out a happy marriage for millions, in private she suffered. Her partner couldn't stay faithful. She struggled to manage her fame with the demands of being a mother, a creative genius, an entrepreneur, and, most of all, a symbol. The Queen of Tuesday--Strauss's follow-up to the NBCC-winning Half a Life--mixes fact and fiction, memoir and novel, to imagine the provocative story of a woman we thought we knew."--
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|Grouped Work ID||1269f9cd-c338-5963-5b7f-eb72f6868fc3|
|Grouping Title||queen of tuesday|
|Grouping Author||darin strauss|
|Grouping Language||English (eng)|
|Last Grouping Update||2022-08-04 08:26:33AM|
|Last Indexed||2022-08-15 02:08:41AM|
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