Once upon a time: a true story

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Knopf, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 301 pages
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The celebrity artist and designer recreates the glamour and terror of her childhood when she became a legend as the "poor little rich girl" during a notorious custody trial and vividly depicting the adults who loved and battled over her

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Wow, what a life. These fabulously rich parents had no idea how to connect with, or show love, to their kids. Makes me very very thankful for my normal life. Read full review

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Gloria's life told in her own voice. A glimpse into the circles Gloria and her mother travelled in amongst the rich and powerful. Read full review


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About the author (1985)

Gloria Vanderbilt is the author of four memoirs and two novels. She contributes to various publications, including the "New York Times", "Vanity Fair", and "Elle", and has received two honorary doctorates of Fine Arts. She lives in New York City.

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