In Such Good Company
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

In Such Good Company


  • Author : Carol Burnett
  • Publisher : Three Rivers Press
  • Release Date : 2017-08-24
  • Genre: PERFORMING ARTS
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101904671


In Such Good Company Book Description :

"Comedy legend Carol Burnett tells the ... behind-the-scenes story of her iconic weekly variety series, The Carol Burnett Show"--...

In Such Good Company
Score: 3.5
From 11 Ratings

In Such Good Company


  • Author : Carol Burnett
  • Publisher : Crown Archetype
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101904664


In Such Good Company Book Description :

New York Times Bestseller Comedy legend Carol Burnett tells the hilarious behind-the-scenes story of her iconic weekly variety series, The Carol Burnett Show. In In Such Good Company, Carol Burnett pulls back the curtain on the twenty-five-time Emmy-Award winning show that made television history, and she reminisces about the outrageously funny and tender moments that made working on the series as much fun as watching it. Carol delves into little-known stories of the guests, sketches and improvisations that made The Carol Burnett Show legendary, as well as some favorite tales too good not to relive again. While writing this book, Carol rewatched all 276 episodes and screen-grabbed her favorite video stills from the archives to illustrate the chemistr...

In Such Good Company
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

In Such Good Company


  • Author : Carol Burnett
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: PERFORMING ARTS
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101904657


In Such Good Company Book Description :

Who but Carol Burnett herself has the timing, talent, and wit to pull back the curtain on the Emmy-Award winning show that made television history for eleven glorious seasons? In Such Good Companydelves into little-known stories of the guests, sketches and antics that made the show legendary, as well as some favorite tales too good not to relive again. Carol lays it all out for us, from the show's original conception to its evolution into one of the most beloved primetime programs of its generation. Written with all the charm and humor fans expect from a masterful entertainer like Carol Burnett, In Such Good Companyskillfully highlights the elements that made the show so successful in a competitive period when TV variety shows ruled the air waves. Pu...

Such a Fun Age
Score: 4
From 22 Ratings

Such a Fun Age


  • Author : Kiley Reid
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-12-31
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525541929


Such a Fun Age Book Description :

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A REESE'S BOOK CLUB x HELLO SUNSHINE BOOK PICK "The most provocative page-turner of the year." --Entertainment Weekly "A great way to kick off 2020." --Washington Post "I urge you to read Such a Fun Age." --NPR A striking and surprising debut novel from an exhilarating new voice, Such a Fun Age is a page-turning and big-hearted story about race and privilege, set around a young black babysitter, her well-intentioned employer, and a surprising connection that threatens to undo them both. Alix Chamberlain is a woman who gets what she wants and has made a living, with her confidence-driven brand, showing other women how to do the same. So she is shocked when her babysitter, Emira Tucker, is confronted while watching ...

Good to Great
Score: 4.5
From 20 Ratings

Good to Great


  • Author : James Charles Collins
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Business
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780712676090


Good to Great Book Description :

Can a good company become a great one and, if so, how?After a five-year research project, Collins concludes that good to great can and does happen. In this book, he uncovers the underlying variables that enable any type of organization to...

Carrie and Me
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Carrie and Me


  • Author : Carol Burnett
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-04-09
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476706429


Carrie and Me Book Description :

The New York Times bestselling memoir from legendary comedienne Carol Burnett is a “loving, poignant” (People) tribute to her eldest daughter, Carrie Hamilton. The daughter of one of television’s most recognizable and beloved stars, Carol Burnett, Carrie Hamilton won the hearts of everyone she met with her kindness, her quirky humor, and her unconventional approach to life. After overcoming her painful and public teenage struggle with drug addiction in a time when personal troubles were kept private, Carrie lived her adult life of sobriety to the fullest, achieving happiness and success as an actress, writer, musician, and director before losing a hard-fought battle with cancer at age thirty-eight. Now Carol Burnett shares her personal diary en...

Daily Rituals
Score: 3.5
From 16 Ratings

Daily Rituals


  • Author : Mason Currey
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307273604


Daily Rituals Book Description :

From Beethoven and Kafka to George Sand, Picasso and Agatha Christie, this compilation of letters, diaries and interviews reveals the profound fusion of discipline and dissipation through which the artistic temperament is allowed to evolve, recharge and emerge. 20,000 first printing....

The Founder s Dilemmas

The Founder s Dilemmas


  • Author : Noam Wasserman
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-01
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780691158303


The Founder s Dilemmas Book Description :

Often downplayed in the excitement of starting up a new business venture is one of the most important decisions entrepreneurs will face: should they go it alone, or bring in cofounders, hires, and investors to help build the business? More than just financial rewards are at stake. Friendships and relationships can suffer. Bad decisions at the inception of a promising venture lay the foundations for its eventual ruin. The Founder's Dilemmas is the first book to examine the early decisions by entrepreneurs that can make or break a startup and its team. Drawing on a decade of research, Noam Wasserman reveals the common pitfalls founders face and how to avoid them. He looks at whether it is a good idea to cofound with friends or relatives, how and when t...

Rose in Bloom
Score: 4
From 15 Ratings

Rose in Bloom


  • Author : Louisa May Alcott
  • Publisher : Roberts Brothers
  • Release Date : 1876
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : PRNC:32101068580784


Rose in Bloom Book Description :

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What s So Funny
Score: 4
From 13 Ratings

What s So Funny


  • Author : Tim Conway
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-10-29
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781476726519


What s So Funny Book Description :

Six-time Emmy Award-winning funny man Tim Conway, best known for his roles on The Carol Burnett Show, offers a straight-shooting and hilarious memoir about his life on stage and off as an actor and comedian. In the annals of TV history, few entertainers have captured as many hearts, tickled as many funny bones, and brought as many families together in living rooms across America as Tim Conway. In What’s So Funny? he brings his hilarious hijinks from the screen to the page. Conway’s often-improvised humor, razor-sharp timing, and hilarious characters have made him one of the funniest and most authentic performers to grace the stage and studio. As Carol Burnett has said, “there’s no one funnier” than Tim Conway. Now, Conway takes us on a seve...