Knock Wood

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Simon and Schuster, May 31, 2011 - Biography & Autobiography - 356 pages
4 Reviews
Candice Bergen’s bestselling 1984 memoir: an “engaging, intelligent, and wittily self-deprecating autobiography” (The New York Times).
 

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User Review  - knahs - LibraryThing

Well written with great humor. Bergen spends time talking about growing up as the "sister" of Charlie McCarthy. As an only child, she longed for approval from her father and had a somewhat distant ... Read full review

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User Review  - Meggo - LibraryThing

Ms. Bergen can write and tell a story, that's for sure. In start contrast to Angelica Huston's first autobiography, Bergen's book is full of coherent narratives. Entitled though she may have been, it ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
25
Section 3
40
Section 4
58
Section 5
75
Section 6
91
Section 7
103
Section 8
122
Section 11
186
Section 12
211
Section 13
229
Section 14
245
Section 15
259
Section 16
277
Section 17
287
Section 18
302

Section 9
135
Section 10
162
Section 19
305
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About the author (2011)

Candice Bergen’s film credits include The Sand Pebbles, Carnal Knowledge, Starting Over (for which she received an Oscar nomination), and Miss Congeniality. On television, she made headlines as the tough-talking broadcast journalist and star of Murphy Brown, for which she won five Emmys and two Golden Globes. She later starred with James Spader and William Shatner in the critically acclaimed series Boston Legal.

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