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Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool

4.09  ·  Rating Details ·  35 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Hardcover, 143 pages
Published September 10th 1987 by Grove Press
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Graceann
Mar 11, 2012 Graceann rated it it was amazing
Shelves: memoir
When Gloria Grahame got sick with what turned out to be her final illness, Peter Turner and his family were there for her. In this short memoir of their relationship and her final days, Turner shines a light on how difficult it is to care for the dying, especially when the person insists that they'll be okay.

Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool and be slightly hard to follow; sometimes the story is in Liverpool and sometimes it switches to New York or California without any segueway. The stream-of
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Ray Downton
Jul 14, 2015 Ray Downton rated it really liked it
A quirky melancholic tale of Gloria Grahame's last days, spent at her ex-lovers parents house in Liverpool. Switches nicely between the UK and USA and shows Grahame in a favourable light,certainly not a diva
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I read this book many years ago and it simply stays in your brain, not only the writing but the book title.
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