Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Va Va Voom!: Bombshells, Pin Ups, Sexpots And Glamour Girls” as Want to Read:
Va Va Voom!: Bombshells, Pin Ups, Sexpots And Glamour Girls
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Va Va Voom!: Bombshells, Pin Ups, Sexpots And Glamour Girls

3.92  ·  Rating details ·  26 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
In the '40s and '50s, the bold, breathtaking glamour girls who stepped into the spotlight were a special group, almost magical, and they captured the imagination of men (and the secret admiration of women) like never before. In this book, more than 100 of these women are profiled, including Mamie Van Doren, Betty Brosmer, Jayne Mansfield, and Blaze Starr. Photos, many in c ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published August 1st 1995 by Stoddart (first published July 1995)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Va Va Voom!, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Va Va Voom!

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-48)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Super Amanda
Apr 01, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: pinup-reference
The Book that started it all! Like the internet (and long before it) VaVaVa Voom is one of the main catalysts for the explosive and lucrative pin up and burlesque revival. By collating all the great all natural wholesome beauties (no fake boobs, square masculine madonna bodies, six packs, prison ink and carrot tans here) and including wonderful interviews, Sullivan kicked off a phenomenon. The book has never been remotely equalled in any form. May be hard on some to realize that women were once ...more
Nicholas
Jun 11, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Self-explanatory
JayJay Jackson
rated it it was amazing
Mar 26, 2014
Dr. Detroit
rated it really liked it
Aug 06, 2010
Allison
rated it liked it
Aug 03, 2011
Kevin Knutson
rated it really liked it
Oct 12, 2012
Mallory Hall
rated it it was amazing
Sep 05, 2009
Bill Soong
rated it liked it
Mar 09, 2012
Tracy Barrows
rated it it was amazing
Jun 14, 2011
Joy Hickok
rated it really liked it
Jun 15, 2017
Craven Lovelace
rated it liked it
Sep 30, 2007
Giselle Little
rated it it was amazing
Sep 26, 2011
patty
rated it liked it
Dec 21, 2008
Creolecat
rated it liked it
Dec 12, 2016
John
rated it liked it
Nov 29, 2007
Heather
rated it really liked it
May 23, 2008
Jaeleen Bennis
rated it really liked it
Sep 08, 2015
Bryan
rated it really liked it
Feb 15, 2007
Alison
rated it really liked it
Mar 23, 2012
John  Ervin
rated it it was amazing
Sep 03, 2009
Punkdaddy74
rated it really liked it
Apr 29, 2013
Tera
rated it it was amazing
Jun 20, 2007
Julie
rated it liked it
Dec 31, 2008
Heather
rated it liked it
Jan 13, 2008
Karin
rated it it was ok
Dec 09, 2016
Josh Roesch
rated it really liked it
Jul 10, 2015
Becky Everhart
marked it as to-read
Feb 15, 2008
Edina
marked it as to-read
Jan 15, 2009
Ava
marked it as to-read
Jan 23, 2010
Dawn
marked it as to-read
Feb 15, 2010
Sandy
marked it as to-read
Apr 28, 2010
Kim
marked it as to-read
May 26, 2010
Cristina
marked it as to-read
Jul 16, 2010
Teddie
marked it as to-read
Jan 20, 2011
Sophie
marked it as to-read
Apr 14, 2011
Amy
added it
Jul 24, 2011
James Turner
marked it as to-read
Dec 01, 2012
Maria Rodriguez
marked it as to-read
Jul 17, 2013
Tia
marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2013
Nicola
marked it as to-read
Jan 26, 2014
Lily
added it
Aug 29, 2014
BikerDude
is currently reading it
Dec 22, 2014
Basim Mahmoud
marked it as to-read
Oct 17, 2015
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »