Goddess: The Secret Lives of Marilyn Monroe

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New American Library, 1986 - Motion picture actors and actresses - 526 pages
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Her roller-coaster life. Her deception-shrouded death. Her divided secret self. Her legion of lovers. Her intimacies with JFK and Bobby Kennedy. Her Mafia connections. This is the one book that tells the whole naked, deeply moving truth about the all-too-beautiful, talented, and tormented woman who played a role in public and in private that was too much for flesh and spirit to survive.

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User Review  - Lauren Cawdell - Goodreads

This book is seriously so great. It is extremely informative and I think anyone who is a Marilyn fan will love it. What I love about it is the fact that the writer doesn't portray her just as a "sex ... Read full review

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User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

Unfortunately, it has taken me a very long time to complete this book. I am so busy with work that I do not have the time I would like to read for pleasure. I downloaded it to my Kindle and it is a ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Investigative journalist and author Anthony Summers has written Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover, Goddess: The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe and Not in Your Lifetime, a book about the Kennedy assassination. Summers received the British Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award for Non-Fiction in 1980 for Conspiracy.

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