The Two Mrs. Grenvilles (Google eBook)

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Random House Publishing Group, Feb 22, 2012 - Fiction - 384 pages
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When Navy ensign Billy Grenville, heir to a vast New York fortune, sees showgirl Ann Arden on the dance floor, it is love at first sight. And much to the horror of Alice Grenville--the indomitable family matriarch--he marries her. Ann wants desperately to be accepted by high society and become the well-bred woman of her fantasies. But a gunshot one rainy night propels Ann into a notorious spotlight--as the two Mrs. Grenvilles enter into a conspiracy of silence that will bind them together for as long as they live. . . .

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User Review  - Soozblooz - Goodreads

Dominick Dunne has an eye for detail and an ear for dialogue. Reading THE TWO MRS. GRENVILLES was like watching a daytime serial. The pacing is superb. A fictionalized account of the 1955 murder of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kent Johnson - Goodreads

The writing was good but it wasn't my type of story. After reading some reviews here, I got that it was based on a true life drama. Interesting for those who like to nose into celebrity/rich persons business', but not really my cup of tea. Read full review

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Dominick Dunne is an internationally acclaimed journalist and the bestselling author of both fiction and nonfiction, including Another City, Not My Own; A Season in Purgatory; An Inconvenient Woman; People Like Us; and The Mansions of Limbo.

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