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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
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 to Hollywood's star-studded sets, offering up some hilarious detours along the way. "My mother was nuts" is an intimate backstage pass to Penny's personal life...
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marshall, Penny
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/33092
  • B
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • photographs
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.M5155
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marshall, Penny
  • Television actors and actresses
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Television producers and directors
Label
My mother was nuts : a memoir, Penny Marshall
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Five more minutes -- What did'ya expect, 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 -- Five more minutes
Control code
sky247421266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780547892627
Lccn
2012026467
Other physical details
ports., photos
Label
My mother was nuts : a memoir, Penny Marshall
Publication
Contents
Introduction -- Five more minutes -- What did'ya expect, 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 -- Five more minutes
Control code
sky247421266
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 326 p.
Isbn
9780547892627
Lccn
2012026467
Other physical details
ports., photos

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