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|Number of Pages||300|
Harold and Me: My Life, Love, and Hard Times with Harold Robbins [Jann Robbins] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In , after years of working in advertising in Oklahoma, Jann Stapp took a job as the personal assistant to the world's bestselling author. Harold and Maude is about the friendship between Harold who is about 20 and Maude who is about to turn Harold is obsessed with suicide and dying. Maude is a eccentric old lady, who likes to attend funerals, steals people's cars when she needs to drive and has a unique outlook on life/5. The world's bestselling author Harold Robbins lived life hard, fast, and occasionally out-of-control. He was a larger-than-life figure, and he let those around him know it. This title presents the last fifteen years of Harold Robbins' life. Harold and Me is the chronicle of the last fifteen years of Harold Robbins' life. Harold was a natural storyteller and Jann absorbed his stories with awe and admiration. Just like his characters, his life was a rollercoaster ride of pride, drama, and intensity, and Jann tells his story--and theirs--with vividness and love/5(12).
His final wife sends bestselling novelist Harold Robbins a valentine. Jann Stapp met the year-old author in By then, Robbins had been enjoying hefty royalty checks for 34 years, ever since Never Love a Stranger raised eyebrows and pulse rates with its dirty talk and steamy sex.(Subsequent novels like The Carpetbaggers adhered to that winning formula, eventually giving Author: Jann Robbins. Harold doesn't care. Harold likes Maude. Maude is an unorthodox woman. She's an enlivened yr-old old lady that lives without any hangups. She isn't preoccupied with judgment. She makes risqué sculptures, poses nude, plays a variety of instruments, steals cars-and goes to funerals too. That's where she and Harold meet. Directed by Hal Ashby. With Ruth Gordon, Bud Cort, Vivian Pickles, Cyril Cusack. Young, rich, and obsessed with death, Harold finds himself changed forever when he meets lively septuagenarian Maude at a funeral. Less than an hour ago (on 7/26/) I finished reading Ta-Nehisi Coates’ book, Between the World and Me. As I read the last sentence, “Through the windshield I saw the rain coming down in sheets,” I was involuntarily overcome with inexplicable, yet wholly warranted emotion.
Harold and Me is the chronicle of the last 15 years of Harold Robbins' life. Harold was a natural storyteller and Jann absorbed his stories with awe and admiration. Just like his characters, his life was a rollercoaster ride of pride, drama, and intensity, and Jann tells his story--and theirs--with fantastic vividness and love. /5(12). Harold and Maude started as Colin Higgins's master's thesis at UCLA Film School. He was working as a pool boy when Paramount purchased the script. The film, directed by Hal Ashby, bombed. But then this quirky, dark comedy began being shown on college campuses and at midnight-movie theaters, and it gained a loyal cult following. In it /5(93). Harold and Don Reid are brothers by birth and founding members of the Statler Brothers. They are award-winning songwriters, having penned countless hit songs including Class of '57 (Don and Harold), Bed Of Rose's (Harold), and I'll Go To My Grave Loving You (Don). Together they co-wrote the #1 television series The Statler Brothers Show, and s: From beloved children’s book creator Crockett Johnson comes the timeless classic Harold and the Purple Crayon! This imagination-sparking picture book belongs on every child's digital bookshelf. One evening Harold decides to go for a walk in the moonlight. Armed only with an oversize purpBrand: Harpercollins.