Love, Janis

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Villard Books, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 342 pages
The first female rock superstar, Janis Joplin was a brilliant performing artist who became an icon of her time. Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of her birth comes this revealing new biography--written by her younger sister--with never-before-published letters and documents. 32 pages of photos.

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Joplin pens a bio of her legendary older sister that's more detailed and evenhanded, yet much less dramatic and emotionally raw, than Myra Friedman's bestselling Buried Alive (1973)—and includes the ... Read full review

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This book is authored by Joplin's sister, so it's a bit biased. However, Laura Joplin doesn't gloss over and romanticize her sister's life. She is honest about her sister's rise and fall. She exposes ... Read full review

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