Belinda: The Political and Private Life of Belinda Stronach

Overview

In this no-holds barred biography, bestselling author Don Martin candidly documents the life of the super-rich and politically influential Belinda Stronach. Belinda's celebrity friends include Bono, Brad Pitt, Gene Simmons of KISS and the late JKF Jr. Her ex-boyfriend, Peter Mackay, is Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs and he has been linked romantically to Condoleeza Rice. The Stronach family owns Magna International and Belinda climbed the ladder at Magna to become one of Fortune and Time magazine's most ...
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Overview

In this no-holds barred biography, bestselling author Don Martin candidly documents the life of the super-rich and politically influential Belinda Stronach. Belinda's celebrity friends include Bono, Brad Pitt, Gene Simmons of KISS and the late JKF Jr. Her ex-boyfriend, Peter Mackay, is Canada's Minister of Foreign Affairs and he has been linked romantically to Condoleeza Rice. The Stronach family owns Magna International and Belinda climbed the ladder at Magna to become one of Fortune and Time magazine's most powerful women in business. She is now a Member of Parliament of the Liberal Party of Canada and her jet-setting and sexual scandals continue to make headlines in North America.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781552638149
  • Publisher: Key Porter Books
  • Publication date: 4/28/2007
  • Pages: 288
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Don Martin

Author Don Martin, an avid postcard collector, selected cards that depict Austin buildings and life from the 1890s to 1950. He has a driving curiosity that has led to a variety of historical collections, including Republic of Texas memorabilia, Texas maps prior to Texas statehood, and of course Austin postcards.

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Table of Contents


Preface     9
Morning Has Broken     15
Being Belinda     25
Raising Expectations     47
Daddy's Little Girl?     57
Marriages, Motherhood and Magna     83
The Mountain Awaits     113
Straight From the Heart     131
Simmering Ambition     159
Into the Woodshed     175
The Rejection Defection     183
Peter the Grate     205
Aftermath     227
"It's Not Your Time"     243
Hurricane Belinda     261
Index     279
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