Posts tagged "memoir"

“Maria” From “Sesame Street” Released A Memoir

Sonia Manzano is more than just Maria.

Bronwyn Isaac | September 2, 2015 - 3:10 pm

Frisky Q&A: Now I See You Author Nicole Kear On Going Blind In Her 20s

Buying your first piece of IKEA furniture. Backpacking around Europe. One-night stands. Splurging on dinner Friday night and spending the rest of the week eating ramen. These are just a…

Jessica Wakeman | June 24, 2014 - 9:00 am

Frisky Q&A: Hip Mama Editor Ariel Gore Talks Parenthood, Abuse & Her New Memoir

Mother’s Day is when advertising distills motherhood down to home-cooked brunch, a bracelet, or a fragrant bouquet. But for far too many people, the relationship with their mom is a…

Jessica Wakeman | May 9, 2014 - 2:00 pm

About That Time MTV VJ Kennedy Almost Lost Her Virginity To Michael Jordan…

Former MTV VJ Kennedy (you probably remember her if you were a loyal “Alternative Nation” watcher as I was) makes some outrageous claims in her new memoir, The Kennedy Chronicles.

Ami Angelowicz | July 7, 2013 - 9:00 am

Mindy Kaling Is Writing Her Second Memoir

Shhh. Don’t tell Mindy Kaling, but I didn’t read her first memoir. (Yet!) From what I hear, 2011’s Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns) was okay. Her…

Jessica Wakeman | March 12, 2013 - 9:40 am

Shirley MacLaine Waited In The Next Room While Her Daughter Lost Her Virginity

In her new memoir, Lucky Me: My Life With – And Without – My Mom, Shirley MacLaine’s daughter, Sachi Parker, reveals some shocking information about her famous mom. In the…

Ami Angelowicz | February 4, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Morning Quickies: Is Anna Wintour Writing A Memoir? & Megan Fox “In Tears” Over Shia Hookup

Anna Wintour of Vogue is allegedly scratching out a memoir, although her rep denies it. I’m still holding out hope for the Grace Coddington memoir. [New York Post]…

Jessica Wakeman | July 11, 2011 - 11:40 am

This Is The Only Way To Read Justin Bieber’s Memoir

Canadian actor Gordon Pinsent does an interpretive reading of Justin Bieber’s supposedly-not-a-memoir, First Step 2 Forever: My Story. Yes, Justin, it may technically be a picture book. But…

Ami Angelowicz | October 20, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Quickies!: Nine-Year-Old “Slumdog” Actress Writes A Memoir

Nine year-old Rubina Ali is more than just an adorable actress from “Slumdog Millionaire”—she’s also a soon-to-be author! [People] – From the description, the memoir sounds just as vivid as…

Carrie Wasterlain | June 5, 2009 - 8:00 pm