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When Elvis Meets the Dalai Lama

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In his latest book, the author of Great Balls of Fire: The Uncensored Story of Jerry Lee Lewis recounts his favorite stories of how he started out in life as a rock concert promoter in the late 1960's, became biographer to Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley, and ended up as a special assistant to His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama. A magical mystery tour of pop culture spann ...more
Hardcover, 370 pages
Published June 12th 2005 by Bonaventture Books
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Murray M. Silver
Jul 24, 2010 Murray M. Silver rated it it was amazing
Non-fiction at it;s most intriguing, exciting, satisfying form. A must read for anyone interested in some of the great men/characters of the 20th Century. Entertaining, provocative, insightful.
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I meet Murry back in 2004 or 2005 at a paranormal outing. I bought this book because I enjoyed the movie Great balls of Fire and wanted to find out more about the man who wrote it and the movie.

each chaper in the book is like a mini book on all different subjents starting with the Myra and Jerry Lee (one of the best chapters in the book with lines comparing Martha Stewert to a crack whore and Jerry Lee to a wildcat's ass. I won't give the whole quotes on those as to leave something to look forw
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Jan 13, 2012 Terry Rambo rated it it was amazing
A remarkable account detailing the fascinating life of one of the greatest authors of our time.

Mr. Silver holds nothing back and is to be congratulated for his candor in this thought provoking novel.
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Photographer, international best selling author, speaker, and Savannah's goodwill ambassador.
From promoter for rock bands in the late 60's, to graduate law student, to journalist in the 70’s and 80's touring and photographing all major rock bands, he published his first book in 1982,"Great Balls of Fire: The Uncensored Story of Jerry Lee Lewis (Morrow)," which was adapted to the big screen. This j
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