Enchantment: The Life of Audrey Hepburn

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Three Rivers Press #ad - Tracing her astonishing rise to stardom, from her harrowing childhood in Nazi-controlled Holland during World War II to her years as a struggling ballet dancer in London and her Tony Award–winning Broadway debut in Gigi, Spoto illuminates the origins of Audrey’s tenacious spirit and fiercely passionate nature.

The turbulent romances of her youth, her profound sympathy for the plight of hungry children, and the thrills and terrors of motherhood prepared Audrey for the final chapter in her life, as she devoted herself entirely to the charity efforts of an organization that had once come to her rescue at the end of the war: UNICEF.

Enchantment: The Life of Audrey Hepburn #ad - Behind the glamorous public persona, Audrey was a different and deeper person and a woman who craved love and affection. Three rivers Press CA. Donald spoto offers remarkable insights into her professional and personal relationships with her two husbands, Robert Anderson, Gary Cooper, Fred Astaire, William Holden, Cary Grant, Peter O’Toole, and with celebrities such as Gregory Peck, Albert Finney and Ben Gazzara.

With unprecedented access to studio archives, friends and colleagues who knew and loved Audrey, bestselling author Donald Spoto provides an intimate and moving account of this beautiful, elusive and talented woman. A friend and inspiration to renowned designer Hubert de Givenchy, Audrey also emerged as a fashion icon and her influence on women’s fashion virtually unparalleled to this day.

She would go on to star in some of the most popular movies of the twentieth century, including Roman Holiday, The Nun’s Story, Sabrina, Funny Face, Breakfast at Tiffany’s and My Fair Lady. But despite her international fame and her tireless efforts on behalf of UNICEF,  Audrey was also known for her intense privacy.

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Audrey Hepburn, An Elegant Spirit: Audrey Hepburn, An Elegant Spirit

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Atria Books #ad - Sean tells audrey hepburn's remarkable story, from her childhood in war-torn Holland to the height of her fame to her autumn years far from the camera and the crush of the paparazzi. Holly Golightly. But to her most adoring fan, Audrey Hepburn was best known for her role as “Mummy. In this heartfelt tribute to his mother, Sean Hepburn Ferrer offers a rare and intimate glimpse into the life of one of Hollywood's brightest stars.

. Atria Books. Sean introduces us to someone whose grace, charm, and beauty were matched only by her insecurity about her appearance and talent, and who used her hard-won recognition as a means to help children less fortunate than her own. Audrey hepburn, an elegant spirit is a stunning compilation of nearly 300 photographs, many straight from the family album and never before published; archival documents, personal correspondence, and mementos; even paintings and illustrations from the actress herself.

Audrey Hepburn, An Elegant Spirit: Audrey Hepburn, An Elegant Spirit #ad - Eliza Doolittle. With this unique biography, sean celebrates his mother's history and humanity—and continues her charitable work by donating proceeds from this book to the Audrey Hepburn Children's Fund. Now in paperback, drawings, by the son who adored her with unique photos, an intimate look at the woman the world adored, and other rare Audrey memorabilia.

She dazzled millions as Gigi.

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Audrey Hepburn

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Berkley #ad - Atria Books. The most ambitious and personal account ever written about Hollywood's most gracious star-Audrey Hepburn by Barry Paris is a "moving portrayal" The New York Times Book Review that truly captures the woman who captured our hearts. With the insights of family and friends who never before spoke to a Hepburn biographer-and never-before-published photographs-Paris has created an in-depth portrait of the actress, from her childhood in Nazi-occupied Europe, through her legendary career, and into her UN ambassadorship.

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Audrey Hepburn 5-Film Collection

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Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II

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GoodKnight Books #ad - According to her son, Luca Dotti, “The war made my mother who she was. Audrey hepburn’s war included participation in the dutch resistance, the brutal execution of her uncle, working as a doctor’s assistant during the “Bridge Too Far” battle of Arnhem, and the ordeal of the Hunger Winter of 1944.

. She also had to contend with the fact that her father was a Nazi agent and her mother was pro-Nazi for the first two years of the occupation. But the war years also brought triumphs as Audrey became Arnhem’s most famous young ballerina. Shrink-wrapped. Several biographies have chronicled her stardom, but none has covered her intense experiences through five years of Nazi occupation in the Netherlands.

Dutch Girl: Audrey Hepburn and World War II #ad - Atria Books. Audrey’s own reminiscences, and research in classified Dutch archives shed light on the riveting, wartime diaries, new interviews with people who knew her in the war, untold story of Audrey Hepburn under fire in World War II. Also included is a section of color and black-and-white photos. Twenty-five years after her passing, audrey hepburn remains the most beloved of all Hollywood stars, known as much for her role as UNICEF ambassador as for films like Roman Holiday and Breakfast at Tiffany’s.

Many of these images are from Audrey’s personal collection and are published here for the first time.

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How to be Lovely: The Audrey Hepburn Way of Life

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Dutton #ad - A rare glimpse into the woman behind the mystique and the definitive guide to living genuinely with glamour and grace. Living is like tearing through a museum. Dutton Books. A beloved icon who found success as an actress, and a humanitarian, a mother, Audrey Hepburn perfected the art of gracious living. More philosophy than biography, how to be lovely revisits the many interviews Audrey gave over the years, love lives, allowing us to hear her voice directly on universal topics of concern to women the world over: careers, motherhood and relationships.

Enhanced by rarely seen photographs, how to Be Lovely uncovers the real Audrey, and insights from the friends who knew her well, behind-the-scenes stories, in her own words. Shrink-wrapped. Atria Books. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book and remembering—because you can’t take it all in at once.

How to be Lovely: The Audrey Hepburn Way of Life #ad - Audrey hepburnon many occasions, Audrey Hepburn was approached to pen her autobiography, the definitive book of Audrey, yet she never agreed.

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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

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Skira Rizzoli #ad - Atria Books. Skira. Dutton Books. An iconic figure whose image—including her unmistakable silhouette from Breakfast at Tiffany’s—left an indelible impact on many cultural contexts, Hepburn played an essential role in the development of celebrity and visual culture in the twentieth century. Two decades after her death, Hepburn remains one of the most celebrated actresses of all time, inspiring new generations of admirers.

Here, hepburn’s career is charted from her early years in london as a student of ballet and a performer on the West End stage to her Hollywood heyday to her final years as a special ambassador for the United Nations Children’s Fund UNICEF. Alongside work by the renowned photographers whose portraits defined Hepburn’s image and shaped her career are publicity photographs, images during the production of her films, as well as rare family photographs and other informal archive pictures.

Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon #ad - She was photographed by legends, including richard avedon, Norman Parkinson, together with portraits by Cecil Beaton, Angus McBean, Philippe Halsman, Antony Beauchamp, whose work is represented here, and Irving Penn. A rich collection of iconic and rare portraits of one of the world’s most photographed women, international film legend Audrey Hepburn.

During her lifetime, charade, breakfast at tiffany’s, and two for the road, Sabrina, Belgian-born British actress Audrey Hepburn 1929–1993, My Fair Lady, Funny Face, star of such films as Roman Holiday, was recognized around the world. Possessing the features, height, hepburn collaborated with such couturiers as Hubert de Givenchy, and poise of a model, and her image graced the pages and covers of Harper’s Bazaar and other fashion magazines.

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Audrey: Her Real Story

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St. Martin's Griffin #ad - Dutton Books. From her troubled childhood through her heartfelt battle against world hunger on behalf of UNICEF, Alexander Walker has painted a candid and affectionate portrait of one of the world's most beloved actresses: This is Audrey's real story. Atria Books. Innocent, ethereal in her beauty, elegant, Audrey Hepburn stood alone among the actresses of her time.

Skira. And he offers a moving portrait of a woman whose search for happiness was compromised all her life by insecurity, eating disorders, and an inability to find lasting love. From her first moment of fame in roman Holiday, through the triumphs of Breakfast at Tiffany's and My Fair Lady, her screen presence was unique.

Audrey: Her Real Story #ad - In this newly expanded edition of his definitive biography, Alexander Walker reveals new details about her parents' Fascist sympathies, about Audrey's own wartime experiences, and about the tragic story of her attempts to make peace with her father before the end of his life. Shrink-wrapped. Gregory peck called her "a magical combination of high chic and high spirits.

But hepburn's story is also one of lifelong struggle--to escape the burden of family history, and to conquer the demons of her own life.

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Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen

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Harper Design #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Atria Books. Dutton Books. Each recipe is accompanied by step-by-step instructions, including variations and preparation tips, anecdotes about Audrey and her life, and a poignant collection of photographs and memorabilia. Audrey at home is a personal scrapbook of Audrey’s world and the things she loved best—her children, her friends, her pets.

It is a life that unfolds through food, photographs, and intimate vignettes in a sophisticated and lovely book that is a must for Audrey Hepburn fans and food lovers. Audrey also loved the basics: spaghetti al Pomodoro was an all-time favorite, particularly when returning home from her travels, as was a dish of good vanilla ice cream.

Harper Design. New york times bestsellerenter audrey hepburn’s private world in this unique New York Times bestselling biography compiled by her son that combines recollections, and recipes for her favorite dishes written in her own hand, drawings, excerpts from her personal correspondence, anecdotes, and more than 250 previously unpublished personal family photographs.

Audrey at Home: Memories of My Mother's Kitchen #ad - Audrey at home offers fans an unprecedented look at the legendary star, to her time in Hollywood as an actress and in Rome as a wife and mother, bringing together the varied aspects of her life through the food she loved—from her childhood in Holland during World War II, to her final years as a philanthropist traveling the world for UNICEF.

Here are fifty recipes that reflect audrey’s life, including chocolate cake with whipped cream—a celebration of liberation in holland at the end of the war; Penne alla Vodka—a favorite home-away-from-home dish in Hollywood; Turkish-style Sea Bass—her romance with and subsequent marriage to Andrea Dotti; Boeuf à la Cuillère—Givenchy’s favorite dish, set in the context of a specific time, which she’d prepare when he’d visit her in Switzerland; and Mousse au Chocolat—dinner at the White House.

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Marilyn Monroe: The Private Life of a Public Icon

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St. Martin's Press #ad - Casillo fully explores the last two years of her life, including her involvement with both John F. Before there was adequate treatment for Marilyn’s struggle with bipolar disorder. Kennedy and his brother Robert, and the mystery of her last day. The existence of marilyn’s semi-nude love scene with Clark Gable―long thought to be lost.

A few nights before she died, Marilyn encountered Warren Beatty at a party and disclosed some of the reasons for her final despair. Now, complex woman, breathing, drawing on years of research and dozens of new interviews, this biography cuts through decades of lies and secrets and introduces you to the Marilyn Monroe you always wanted to know: a living, bewitching and maddening, brilliant yet flawed.

Marilyn Monroe: The Private Life of a Public Icon #ad - Dutton Books. Atria Books. Charles casillo studies Monroe’s life through the context of her times―in the days before feminism. Based on new interviews and research, this ground-breaking biography explores the secret selves behind Marilyn Monroe’s public facades. Her beauty still captivates. A meticulously detailed account of the events of her last day, revealing how a series of miscommunications and misjudgments contributed to her death.

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The Audrey Hepburn Treasures

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Atria #ad - Harper Design. Dutton Books. Skira. This special collection also includes approximately 200 black-and-white and color photographs selected by the Hepburn Estate, as well as reproduced mementos from Audrey's life. In this lavishly illustrated biography -- created with the audrey hepburn children's Fund -- Audrey's own words are given center stage to create a unique personal narrative.

Atria Books. Shrink-wrapped. A scrapbook-style souvenir album of Hepburn interviews, photos, and replicated memorabilia includes pieces from the late actress's estate and is complemented by removable elements and anecdotes by friends and family members. 125, 000 first printing.

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