... Not so with "Me: Stories of My Life" by Katharine Hepburn.
Katharine Hepburn was my all-time favourite actress in the world - if not my all-time favourite personality in general. When she passed away, I was devastated and knew I had to buy a book about her. After looking at what was on offer ... Read review
Wonderfully written, friendly account of Katharine Hepburn's life
Far too short...
"I don't often read non-fiction and I almost never read biographies because who can tell how much of it is true and how much is rumor or gossip. As for autobiographies, well, most non-writers who actually have interesting lives usually end up taking some ghost writer to help them tell their stories to the world, and they usually produce stilted and/or bombastic volumes. If they don't take a ghost writer, their work ends up sounding amateurish at best, ..."
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