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The Resource My mother was nuts : a memoir, Penny Marshall

My mother was nuts : a memoir, Penny Marshall

Label
My mother was nuts : a memoir
Title
My mother was nuts
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Penny Marshall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From her humble roots in the Bronx to "Laverne and Shirley" and her unlikely ascent in Hollywood, the beloved actor and director tells the story of her incredible life
Summary
Most people know Penny Marshall as the director of Big and A League of Their Own. What they don't know is her trailblazing career was a happy accident. In this funny and intimate memoir, Penny takes us from the stage of The Jackie Gleason Show in 1955 toHollywood's star-studded sets, offering up some hilarious detours along the way
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10127242
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/33092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.M5155
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
My mother was nuts : a memoir, Penny Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Five more minutes -- What were you expecting, Hedy Lemarr? -- The grand concourse -- Dinnertime -- Simply ballroom -- Dear mom & dad -- The Marshall plan -- Mucho grath-e-ath -- The facts of life -- Mrs. Henry -- Forget the gas, I want the jell-o -- Take everything -- A work in progress -- Thanks God my brother had a job -- The Manson murders -- I made him sick -- All in the family -- Funny business -- Out with a laugh -- Live from New York -- Ready for prime time -- Chick fight -- From suds to stardom -- Live from New Orleans -- Where's mom? -- The remodel -- Tripping -- Dirty laundry -- Taking direction -- Old friends -- Goodbye shirl -- In the event of my death -- Peggy Sue blues -- Jumpin' jack flash -- Keeping things in perspective -- Getting street cred -- Heart and soul -- A medical mystery tour -- Batter up -- Adding wood -- The gospel -- The last bull run -- Riding in cars -- Make it funny, honey -- Get me some White Castles -- How's Penny
Control code
5583134
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780547892627
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012026467
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn800447146
  • (OCoLC)800447146
Label
My mother was nuts : a memoir, Penny Marshall
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Five more minutes -- What were you expecting, Hedy Lemarr? -- The grand concourse -- Dinnertime -- Simply ballroom -- Dear mom & dad -- The Marshall plan -- Mucho grath-e-ath -- The facts of life -- Mrs. Henry -- Forget the gas, I want the jell-o -- Take everything -- A work in progress -- Thanks God my brother had a job -- The Manson murders -- I made him sick -- All in the family -- Funny business -- Out with a laugh -- Live from New York -- Ready for prime time -- Chick fight -- From suds to stardom -- Live from New Orleans -- Where's mom? -- The remodel -- Tripping -- Dirty laundry -- Taking direction -- Old friends -- Goodbye shirl -- In the event of my death -- Peggy Sue blues -- Jumpin' jack flash -- Keeping things in perspective -- Getting street cred -- Heart and soul -- A medical mystery tour -- Batter up -- Adding wood -- The gospel -- The last bull run -- Riding in cars -- Make it funny, honey -- Get me some White Castles -- How's Penny
Control code
5583134
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780547892627
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012026467
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn800447146
  • (OCoLC)800447146

Library Locations

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