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Bobby Darin: A Life

Bobby Darin: A Life

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by Michael Seth Starr
     
 

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Bobby Darin fit a lot into his 37 years. By the age of 22, Darin topped the charts, but soon reinvented himself as a Sinatra-style crooner, winning a Grammy Award, the adulation of millions, a Hollywood contract, and a starlet wife. Bobby Darin examines the entertainer's entire life, from his boyhood in the Bronx to his rise as a musical sensation, his rocky

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Bobby Darin fit a lot into his 37 years. By the age of 22, Darin topped the charts, but soon reinvented himself as a Sinatra-style crooner, winning a Grammy Award, the adulation of millions, a Hollywood contract, and a starlet wife. Bobby Darin examines the entertainer's entire life, from his boyhood in the Bronx to his rise as a musical sensation, his rocky marriage to Sandra Dee, the evolution of his career, and the shocking secret Darin learned later in life.

Editorial Reviews

Tampa Tribune
Starr succinctly tells the story, warts and all, of the meteoric career of this highly talented entertainer.
books-on-line.com
This book will serve as a tribute...excellent.
Tampa Tribune - Joe Guidry
Starr succinctly tells the story, warts and all, of the meteroic career of this highly talented entertainer.
From the Publisher
Starr's solid biography offers colorful quotes from Darin's friends, family and music business associates.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781589795983
Publisher:
Taylor Trade Publishing
Publication date:
04/16/2011
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
784,079
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

Entertainment columnist for the New York Post, Michael Seth Starr is the author of Mouse in the Rat Pack, Art Carney: A Biography, and Peter Sellers: A Film History.

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