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Getting Along Famously: A Celebration of Friendship

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Where would we be without our friends? If we are truly fortunate, we each have one special friend in our lives—the one who cheers every accomplishment no matter how small, who lifts spirits in even the darkest hour, and who knows our deepest secrets and will never tell.

In a look at six of the most iconic best friends of our time, bestselling author Melissa Hellstern craft
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Hardcover, 208 pages
Published October 23rd 2008 by Dutton Adult (first published 2008)
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Brenda Estep
Jan 22, 2013 Brenda Estep rated it it was amazing
Loved this book very interesting
Fergie
May 24, 2012 Fergie rated it really liked it
I was hooked on this book before I even opened up its pages (I am a big fan of Audrey Hepburn). I was really hooked when I opened up the contents page and read which famous friends were highlighted -- Audrey Hepburn & Sophia Loren, Julie Andrews & Carol Burnett, Lucille Ball & Vivian Vance, and Lauren Bacall & Katharine Hepburn to name my favorites. The book reminds us of a time when individuals in Hollywood were famous for their talent -- before reality shows changed all that. I ...more
Lola
May 03, 2016 Lola rated it liked it
It was surprising to me to discover the friendships within these pages. I would've never guessed Audrey Hepburn and Sophia Loren to be friends nor Julie Andrews and Carol Burnett. Getting Along Famously is as it looks: short and glossy. There wasn't much depth to it. It is more magazine interview style than hardcore biography, but that's okay. I knew what I getting into when I bought it. This book was cute, cheap, and perfect for a break, which I desperately needed. I did enjoy reading about Ca ...more
Hannah Wilkes
Jun 16, 2014 Hannah Wilkes rated it really liked it
This was so poorly written, organized, and formatted, but still a fun read. Friendship is the most important thing!
Evan
Apr 18, 2010 Evan rated it liked it
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

This is one of the first quotes to open the book. The book covers some celebrity friendships. Julie Andrews and Carol Burnett. Sophia Lauren and Audrey Hepburn. Lauren Bacall and Katherine Hepburn. Carrie Fisher and her her mom Debbie Reynolds. And some others..

Super quick read. I liked the layout of the book and the actual book in my hands. Don't know how to really describe it. I liked
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Kim Setser
Jan 05, 2013 Kim Setser rated it really liked it
Very quick read, and one I didn't put down until I finished it.
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Jul 01, 2015 Fostergrants rated it liked it
A gift from a friend, of course :)
Tiger
Dec 22, 2009 Tiger added it
this was way too cute
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