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Review: Mommie Dearest

User Review  - Christine - Goodreads

As far as memoir writing goes, Mommie Dearest isn't terribly strong. I do think that Crawford was able to get her experience on paper and that this was probably therapeutic to finally share her truth ... Read full review

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User Review  - Moop - Goodreads

Boy oh boy was Joan Crawford messed up. A pretty sad story about how badly she abused her daughter Christina. Her Mother was unbelievably demanding and dealt out awful consequences if her daughter ... Read full review

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User Review  - Darleen Cole warren - Goodreads

Was more interesting the the movie was. Read full review

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User Review  - Roxanne - Goodreads

Joan Crawford was not a very nice person. She has huge talent and was a big star but I feel she adopted her children to gain more fame and then she was not good to them. They were all estranged by her death. She did not marry well to stay married. Read full review

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User Review  - Mosley Allen - Goodreads

I had wanted to read this book for sometime, by the time I got around to buying and reading it I wasn't honestly all that impressed. Yes the movie had more shock factor and I don't want to go into ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erika - Goodreads

An eye-opening look at the private life of Joan Crawford and her family through the eyes of her daughter Christina. Many turbulent times fraught with manipulation lined their lives. A must read for Joan Crawford fans. Read full review

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User Review  - Bren Blackburn - Goodreads

Great book. I know it is one sided, but fascinating look at the Golden age of Hollywood and all it's ambition and heartache. Read full review

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User Review  - Ginnie Grant - Goodreads

There has been much debate on the validity of Christina Crawford's abuse claims, with her sisters even speaking out aganist it. But Christina even stated in the book that she and her brother were ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shannon Grieshaber - Goodreads

I loved this book when I read it in Jr HS :) Read full review

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User Review  - Casaundra Rhodes - Goodreads

I felt for her in every page. It didn't seem true but it was entirely. Read full review

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5 stars - 28
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3 stars - 47
2 stars - 12
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All reviews - 133
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