Once Upon a Time: Behind the Fairy Tale of Princess Grace and Prince Rainier

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Grand Central Publishing, Apr 1, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 512 pages
Grace Kelly was swept away when the handsome Prince Rainier, a man she barely knew, asked for her hand in marriage.

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The Kellys
A Fateful Telephone Call
The Palace
Father Figure
A Prayer for a Princess
The Stubborn Prince
Rainier Encourages Graces Comeback
God Help Us When This News Gets Out
The Sound of Hope Dying
Graces Tortured Inner Life
Coming to Terms
Caroline and Albert
Tivs Writings

Just Like Cinderella
Prince Rainier Meets the Kellys
The Proposal
The Fertility Test
Taking to the High Seas
The Arrival of a Princess
The Wedding
Grace Banishes Antoinette from the Palace
What Happens to a Marriage?
The Inevitable Divorce
Grace and Diana
Rainiers Change of Heart
September 13 1982
The Unthinkable Has Happened
Life after Grace

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About the author (2003)

J. Randy Taraborrelli is a respected journalist, a recognizable entertainment personality, and in-demand guest on many television programs including Today, Good Morning America, The Early Show, Entertainment Tonight, and CNN Headline News. He is the bestselling author of thirteen books.

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