Loving Amy: A Mother's Story
Macmillan, 12 ene. 2016 - 304 páginas
“Amy was one of those rare people who made an impact . . . She was a bundle of emotions, at times adorable and at times unbearable. . . . Amy's passing did not follow a clear line. It was jumbled, and her life was unfinished—not life's natural order at all. She left no answers, only questions, and in the years since her death I’ve found myself trying to make sense of the frayed ends of her extraordinary existence.”
Amy's mother, Janis, knew her in a way that no one else did. In this warm, poignant, and at times heartbreaking memoir, she tells the full story of the daughter she loved so much. As the world watched the rise of a superstar, then the free fall of an addict to her tragic death, Janis simply saw her Amy: the daughter she’d given birth to, the girl she’d raised and stood by despite her unruly behavior, the girl whose body she was forced to identify two days after her death—and the girl she's grieved for every day since.
Arguably the most gifted artist of her generation, Amy Winehouse died tragically young, aged just twenty-seven. With a worldwide fan base and millions of record sales to her name, she should have had the world at her feet. Yet in the years prior to her death, she battled with addiction and was frequently the subject of lurid tabloid headlines.
Including rare photographs and extracts from Amy's childhood journals, Loving Amy offers a new and intimate perspective on the life and untimely death of a musical icon.
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Winehouse's candid memoir of life with her award-winning, bestselling, hugely talented, and desperately troubled daughter, Amy Winehouse (1983-2011). Fans of the star and her music will snap this book ... Leer reseña completa
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1 Hurricane Amy
2 Child Of Mine
3 Dads Gone Can We Get a Hamster?
4 We Three
5 Take The Box
7 Headline Honey
13 Island In The Sun
14 Drinkin Again
15 Leader of the Pack
16 Time Out for Tears
Life After Amy
Some Information about the Amy Winehouse Foundation
Other Useful Contacts
8 Puttin On The Ritz
9 Behind the Beehive
10 Fly Me To The Moon
11 Two Steps Forward One Step Back
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