The Resource Getting Garbo : a novel of Hollywood noir, Jerry Ludwig

Getting Garbo : a novel of Hollywood noir, Jerry Ludwig

Label
Getting Garbo : a novel of Hollywood noir
Title
Getting Garbo
Title remainder
a novel of Hollywood noir
Statement of responsibility
Jerry Ludwig
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in the glamorous, cruel and often bizarre Hollywood era of the 1950s, nineteen-year-old Reva Hess is a charming autograph collector and the number one fan of Roy Darnell, star of the hit TV series Jack Havoc. Reva follows him everywhere, while keeping tabs on the private lives of film celebrities with her group of expert autograph collectors called The Secret Six. Soon, the slight confusion between Roy's own personality and the dashingly dangerous Jack Havoc becomes an ominous obsession and the novel turns to murder. Along the way, Jerry Ludwig brings the old Hollywood to life, evoking the giant screen figures of Humphrey Bogart, Burt Lancaster, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra and dozens more, as well as the off-screen ruthlessness of Jack Warner. This is a world where "getting Garbo," the elusive Greta who never signs autographs, is synonymous with the yearning for the impossible, the longing for fame and romance and the blurring of fiction and reality
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131824
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
Characteristic
sound
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ludwig, Jerry
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autographs
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Fans (Persons)
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel of Hollywood noir
Label
Getting Garbo : a novel of Hollywood noir, Jerry Ludwig
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=EPD_092915&b2bSite=1545
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781492621140
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781492621140
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Getting Garbo : a novel of Hollywood noir, Jerry Ludwig
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=EPD_092915&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781492621140
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781492621140
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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