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Author Schmidt, Shannon McKenna, 1971- author.

Title Writers between the covers: the scandalous romantic lives of legendary literary Casanovas, coquettes, and cads [Hoopla electronic resource] / Shannon McKenna Schmidt and Joni Rendon.

Edition Unabridged.
Imprint [United States] : Tantor Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2013.
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Description 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 24 min.)) : digital.
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Cast Read by Peter Berkrot, Antony Ferguson.
Summary Why did Norman Mailer stab his second wife at a party? Who was Edith Wharton's secret transatlantic lover? What motivated Anaïs Nin to become a bigamist? Writers Between the Covers rips the sheets off these and other real-life love stories of the literati; some with fairy tale endings and others that resulted in break-ups, breakdowns, and brawls. Among the writers laid bare are Agatha Christie, who sparked the largest-ever manhunt in England as her marriage fell apart; Arthur Miller, whose jaw-dropping pairing with Marilyn Monroe proved that opposites attract, at least initially; and T. S. Eliot, who slept in a deckchair on his disastrous honeymoon. From the best break-up letters to the stormiest love triangles to the boldest cougars and cradle-robbers, this fun and accessible volume reveals literary history's most titillating loves, lusts, and longings.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Authors -- Relations with women. -- Sound recordings.
Authors -- Relations with men. -- Sound recordings.
Added Author Rendon, Joni, 1972- author.
Lee, Ann Marie, narrator.
Berkrot, Peter, narrator.
Ferguson, Antony, narrator.
Ford, Michelle, narrator.
hoopla digital.
ISBN 9781452694856 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
1452694850 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Music No. MWT11037527
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