The Rainbow Comes and Goes
Score: 4
From 887 Ratings

The Rainbow Comes and Goes


  • Author : Anderson Cooper
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2017-01-31
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780062674593


The Rainbow Comes and Goes Book Description :

Though Anderson Cooper has always considered himself close to his mother, his intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS affords him little time to spend with her. After she suffers a brief but serious illness at the age of ninety-one, they resolve to change their relationship by beginning a year-long conversation unlike any they had ever had before. The result is a correspondence of surprising honesty and depth in which they discuss their lives, the things that matter to them, and what they still want to learn about each other. Both a son’s love letter to his mother and an unconventional mom’s life lessons for her grown son, The Rainbow Comes and Goes offers a rare window into their close relationship and fascinating life stories, inc...

The Rainbow Comes and Goes

The Rainbow Comes and Goes


  • Author : Diana Cooper
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2018-05-03
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473549104


The Rainbow Comes and Goes Book Description :

Lady Diana Cooper was a star of the early twentieth stage, screen and social scene. This first instalment of her sparkling autobiography tells of her upbringing, her beautiful artistic mother and aristocratic father, her debut into high society and the glittering parties - 'dancing and extravagance and lashing of wine, and charades and moonlit balconies and kisses' - which were interrupted with the outbreak of the First World War. This volume ends with Diana's marriage to the 'love of her life', diplomat and politician Duff Cooper....

The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper   Conversation Starters

The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper Conversation Starters


  • Author : dailyBooks
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Genre: Fiction
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The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper Conversation Starters Book Description :

The Rainbow Comes and Goes: By Anderson Cooper | Conversation Starters A Brief Look Inside: The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son on Life, Love and Loss is a work of non-fiction falling in the genres of motivational books and family/relationship books. The book captures the year-long conversations between the two authors, Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt, bonded by a mother-son relationship and covering details of their personal lives. The book gives a glimpse into what the life of a celebrity could be like, as narrated and perceived by celebrities themselves. The book gives a tour of what life was like from the 1920s and beyond and what it was like in places like France and the UK. It is sometimes funny but mostly serious and thought-pro...

The Rainbow Comes and Goes

The Rainbow Comes and Goes


  • Author : Instared
  • Publisher : Instaread Summaries
  • Release Date : 2016-05-25
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781683783046


The Rainbow Comes and Goes Book Description :

The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt | Summary & Analysis Preview: The Rainbow Comes and Goes by Anderson Cooper and Gloria Vanderbilt is the result of a year of email exchanges between a son and his mother. They explore themes of life, love, and loss. When Vanderbilt was nearing her ninety-first birthday, she was hospitalized with a respiratory infection. This led Cooper to consider her mortality and to wonder if he and his mother knew one another as well as they could. After the untimely death of his father when Cooper was 10 years old and the suicide of his brother Carter when Cooper was 21, Vanderbilt and Cooper formed a close bond. Yet Vanderbilt, who had been born into a famously wealthy family, had revealed littl...

LITTLE GLORIA
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

LITTLE GLORIA


  • Author : Barbara Goldsmith
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release Date : 2011-08-24
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307800329


LITTLE GLORIA Book Description :

This is a story of money, glamour, and scandal (on the highest level); a story of American society and of European royalty; a story of family strife exploding into one of the most dramatic and publicized court battles of the century—the battle for a solemn ten-year-old child, “little Gloria” Vanderbilt, who in 1934 was the object of the epic custody suit between her mother, the beautiful and penniless Vanderbilt widow, and her aunt, the famous Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, whose $78 million could buy her anything she wanted. And what she wanted was “little Gloria.” The leading characters: Gloria Morgan, who was one of the fabled Morgan Twins (invented by society reporter “Cholly” Knickerbocker as the quintessential Café Society beauties...

The World of Gloria Vanderbilt

The World of Gloria Vanderbilt


  • Author : Wendy Goodman
  • Publisher : Harry N. Abrams
  • Release Date : 2010-11-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0810995921


The World of Gloria Vanderbilt Book Description :

The author leverages her intimate access to Gloria Vanderbilt to reveal the intriguing life of the heiress, artist and designer, in a book that includes images of Vanderbilt and her glorious homes taken by such noted photographers as Annie Leibovitz, Richard Avedon and more....

Dispatches from the Edge
Score: 4
From 31 Ratings

Dispatches from the Edge


  • Author : Anderson Cooper
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780061743351


Dispatches from the Edge Book Description :

From one of America’s leading reporters comes a deeply personal, extraordinarily powerful look at the most volatile crises he has witnessed around the world, from New Orleans to Baghdad and beyond. Dispatches from the Edge of the World is a book that gives us a rare up-close glimpse of what happens when the normal order of things is suddenly turned upside down, whether it’s a natural disaster, a civil war, or a heated political battle. Over the last year, few people have witnessed more scenes of chaos and conflict than Anderson Cooper, whose groundbreaking coverage on CNN has become the touchstone of twenty-first century journalism. This book explores in a very personal way the most important - and most dangerous - crises of our time, and the sur...

Autobiography

Autobiography


  • Author : Diana Cooper
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780571309948


Autobiography Book Description :

Lady Diana Cooper's autobiography covers the years from her earliest childhood (as Lady Diana Manners, youngest daughter of the eighth Duke of Rutland) to retirement at Chantilly and the death of her husband Duff Cooper, first Viscount Norwich, politician, writer and, at the end of the Second World War, British Ambassador in Paris. The three books which make up this single volume were published in 1958-60 and met with outstanding critical and public success. Reviewing the first of them, Evelyn Waugh wrote: 'This is not to be judged merely as the memoirs of an exceptionally brilliant social figure, but as a work of art. By that standard it has real distinction - poetic, idiosyncratic, poignant, funny, unflagging, scintillating, simple, stylish; not th...

Standing in the Rainbow
Score: 3.5
From 26 Ratings

Standing in the Rainbow


  • Author : Fannie Flagg
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345452887


Standing in the Rainbow Book Description :

A heartwarming novel by the best-selling author of Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe captures the humorous and complex realities of ordinary people living in Elmwood Springs, Missouri, including Neighbor Dorothy, a radio hostess, her son Bobby, the Oatman Family gospel singers, and hotshot salesman Hamm Sparks. Reader's Guide included. Reprint....

The Rainbow Fish
Score: 4
From 133 Ratings

The Rainbow Fish


  • Author : Marcus Pfister
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781558580091


The Rainbow Fish Book Description :

The most beautiful fish in the entire ocean discovers the real value of personal beauty and friendship....