Carrie Fisher


Born
in Beverly Hills, California, The United States
October 21, 1956

Died
December 27, 2016

Website

Twitter

Genre


Carrie Fisher was an American actress, screenwriter and author, most famous for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy. Fisher was the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds. She had one daughter, Billie Lourd (b. 1992).

Her final film, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, was released on December 15, 2017 and is dedicated to her.

Average rating: 3.7 · 115,748 ratings · 14,670 reviews · 14 distinct worksSimilar authors
Wishful Drinking

3.77 avg rating — 48,495 ratings — published 2008 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Princess Diarist

3.67 avg rating — 43,143 ratings — published 2016 — 41 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Postcards from the Edge

3.59 avg rating — 10,587 ratings — published 1987 — 31 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Shockaholic

3.74 avg rating — 8,984 ratings — published 2011 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Surrender the Pink

3.45 avg rating — 1,633 ratings — published 1990 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Best Awful

3.42 avg rating — 1,616 ratings — published 2004 — 15 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Delusions of Grandma

3.43 avg rating — 1,013 ratings — published 1994 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Carrie Fisher: The Memoirs

by
3.83 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2018
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Emperor's New Clothes :...

by
4.11 avg rating — 157 ratings — published 1998 — 7 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Fast Forward: Growing Up in...

by
3.99 avg rating — 78 ratings — published 1999 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Carrie Fisher…
Postcards from the Edge The Best Awful
(2 books)
by
3.57 avg rating — 12,202 ratings

Interviews

November 2016, Carrie Fisher
"When Goodreads talked to Fisher, the news had just broken about her affair with Ford. As the internet reacted, Fisher was sick in bed with bronchitis and watching in horror as the headlines quickly multiplied" ...More

more interviews »

“Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. ”
Carrie Fisher

“I don’t want life to imitate art. I want life to be art.”
Carrie Fisher
tags: art, life

“Stay afraid, but do it anyway. What’s important is the action. You don’t have to wait to be confident. Just do it and eventually the confidence will follow.”
Carrie Fisher

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The Next Best Boo...: March's Group Read's ARE...... 133 470 Mar 13, 2010 05:19PM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Spring Challenge 2010 Completed Tasks 2734 2424 May 31, 2010 09:00PM  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. Summer Challenge 2010 Completed Tasks (do NOT delete any posts in this thread) 3059 3175 Aug 31, 2010 10:39PM  
Cover to Cover Ch...: Jan's 144 Books in 2010 18 79 Dec 30, 2010 11:42AM  
Challenge: 50 Books: Ben N's Challenge 53 257 Jan 03, 2011 05:59AM  
Challenge: 50 Books: Arlene's 2010 list 131 227 Jan 03, 2011 07:12PM  
Reading with Style: This topic has been closed to new comments. SP11 Spring Cleaning Q&A 107 99 Apr 13, 2011 05:39PM  
All things Fandom: 2011 Authors 88 285 Aug 29, 2011 03:43PM