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Shirley Jones: A Memoir

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

9 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

This is a great book filled with insight into the real life of S

This is a great book filled with insight into the real life of Shirley Jones. The details of her marriage to Jack Cassidy are very interesting. Her account of her relationship with step-son David Cassidy is eye opening. A very good book. Highly recommended.

posted by Brandi25 on August 15, 2013

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6 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

I am an admirer of Ms. Jones, and met her a few years ago.  She

I am an admirer of Ms. Jones, and met her a few years ago.  She is a lovely and gracious woman.  But this memoir was not impressive.  For starters, it was brief.  Some interesting subject matter was merely skimmed over, while other parts were seemingly added in for shoc...
I am an admirer of Ms. Jones, and met her a few years ago.  She is a lovely and gracious woman.  But this memoir was not impressive.  For starters, it was brief.  Some interesting subject matter was merely skimmed over, while other parts were seemingly added in for shock value.  I admire a woman who is not ashamed of her sexual conquests, but I feel that those were added in at the last minute and without the proper context.  And to talk about the size of her stepson's schlong was just creepy.

posted by Mamaloo on July 28, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 20, 2013

    Wow Mrs Partridge!!

    While I found Shirley Jones's life very interesting the booked jumped around far to much to be entertaining. On the same page we were with Shirley in filming Oklahoma and then 3 paragraph's later we are on the set of the Partridge Family. I truly couldn't keep up to the point that I didn't care. Also while I'm very happy that Shirley has a healthy attitude about her sexuality I don't need to be reminded of that on every page of the book. We get the picture!!!
    If I had to give it a grade it would probably be a C.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 3, 2013

    Great read, Thanks

    Great read, Thanks

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