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Last Night at the Viper Room by Gavin Edwards
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it was amazing
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I was a huge fan after seeing Stand By Me. He became one of the most intriguing figures in Hollywood. River was a clever boy but undereducated. Living with his hippie parents, he had to beg for money at a very young age. His affiliation with Children of God cult might contributed to his latter depressions. Too many eerie details moments before his death, like when Johnny Depp's band P playing a song mentioning River Phoenix, he was just outside the club having seizures.

A recommendes read if you want to learn about Hollywood pop culture in the 80s-90s.
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Reading Progress

Finished Reading
January 10, 2016 – Started Reading (Kindle Edition)
January 10, 2016 – Shelved (Kindle Edition)
January 10, 2016 – Shelved as: biography (Kindle Edition)
January 16, 2016 – Shelved
January 18, 2016 – Finished Reading (Kindle Edition)

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