Get Happy: The Life of Judy Garland

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Random House, 2000 - Biography & Autobiography - 510 pages
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A compelling portrayal of the Hollywood superstar covers Garland's childhood, her struggles to establish herself in one of the industry's great studios, her often traumatic love affairs, and much more. By the author of Capote. 100,000 first printing.

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User Review  - CS Burrough - Goodreads

As irresistible as its subject, this fine biography had me grinning for weeks, occasionally gasping and, now and then, just a tad teary. Much has been written about Judy Garland, some of it even true ... Read full review

good read

User Review  - sweet60 - Walmart

the reviews of this book had me very interested because I do like reading biographies or autobiographies - almost half way done and its great so far - glad I bought it and recommend to book lovers! Read full review


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About the author (2000)

Gerald Clarke is the author of Capote, the much acclaimed, bestselling biography of Truman Capote. He has also written for many magazines, including Esquire, Architectural Digest, and Time, where for many years he was a senior writer. A native of Los Angeles and a graduate of Yale, he now lives in Bridgehampton, in eastern Long Island, New York.

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