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Center Door Fancy

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Center Door Fancy is the story of Nora Marten, a young girl from a vaudevillian family. Her father Johnny is the hero of the group; he is willing to sacrifice anything for his family's benefit. Her mother Cecilia might not be entirely faithful to her husband, but she never lets her personal interests get in the way of her children's happiness. Nora is optimistic but yearns ...more
Hardcover, 312 pages
Published 1972 by Delacorte Press
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Samantha Glasser
Center Door Fancy is the story of Nora Marten, a young girl from a vaudevillian family. Her father Johnny is the hero of the group; he is willing to sacrifice anything for his family's benefit. Her mother Cecilia might not be entirely faithful to her husband, but she never lets her personal interests get in the way of her children's happiness. Nora is optimistic but yearns for the stability that she believes is normal. This is her story, from early childhood through adulthood and three marriages ...more
Lizzy
There's something chilling about reading Joan Blondell's thoughts. Something chilling and rather lovely, too.
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Mar 20, 2008 Silk added it
Recommends it for: classic film fans
fun to read, strange abrupt ending
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