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These Few Precious Days: The Final Year of Jack with Jackie

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and#8220;Christopher Andersen has a real track record when it comes to celebrity bios.and#8230;He looks at Jack and Jackie Kennedy during their final year, pondering aloud whether after all the triumphs and betrayals they still loved each otherand#8221; (andlt;Iandgt;Library Journalandlt;/Iandgt;and#173;).andlt;brandgt;andlt;brandgt;They were the original power coupleand#8212;outlandishly rich, impossibly attractive, and endlessly fascinating. Now, in this rare, behind-the-scenes portrait of the Kennedys in their final year together, #1 andlt;Iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; bestselling biographer Christopher Andersen shows us a side of JFK and Jackie weand#8217;ve never seen before. Columnist Liz Smith raved, and#8220;The opening chapter alone is one of the most graphic, searing things Iand#8217;ve ever read.and#8221; Tender, intimate, complex, and, at times, explosive, theirs is a love story unlike any otherand#8212;filled with secrets, scandals, and bomband#173;shells that could never be fully revealedand#8230;until now.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Drawing on hundreds of interviews conducted with the Kennedysand#8217; inner circle,andlt;Bandgt; andlt;/Bandgt;andlt;Iandgt;These Few Precious Daysandlt;/Iandgt; answers all the lingering questions as it traces that fateful final year of their tumultuous love storyand#8212;the year that saw them come together as they considered the very real possibility during the Cuban Missile Crisis that Caroline and John would perish along with millions of others in a nuclear holocaust (and#8220;But what about all the children?and#8221; Jack asked Jackie over dinner), drift apart over his persistent infidelity and penchant for recklessness, and reclaim their passion for each other after the soul-crushing death of their infant son Patrick.andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;Unsparing yet sympathetic, bigger than life but all too real, andlt;Iandgt;These Few Precious Daysandlt;/Iandgt; captures the ups and downs of a marriage, a man, and a woman, the memories of which will continue to fascinate and inspire for generations to come.

Synopsis:

They were the original power coupleand#8212;outlandishly rich, impossibly attractive, and endlessly fascinating. Now, in this rare, behind-the-scenes portrait of the Kennedys in their final year together, #1 andlt;I andgt;New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; bestselling biographer Christopher Andersen shows us a side of JFK and Jackie that weand#8217;ve never seen before. Tender, intimate, complex, and, at times, explosive, theirs is a love story unlike any otherand#8212;filled with secrets, scandals, and bombshells that could never be fully revealed until now.

About the Author

Christopher Andersen is the critically acclaimed author ofandnbsp;sixteen andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt; bestsellers which have been translated into more than twenty-five languages worldwide. Two of his booksand#8212;andlt;iandgt;The Day Diana Diedandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;iandgt;The Day John Diedandlt;/iandgt; (about JFK Jr.)and#8212;reached #1. Andersenand#8217;s other bestselling titles include andlt;iandgt;Mick: The Wild Life and Mad Genius of Jagger,andlt;/iandgt; andlt;iandgt;William and Kate: A Royal Love Storyandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;An Affair to Remember, Jackie After Jack, Bill and Hillary, Dianaand#8217;s Boys, George and Laura, Sweet Caroline, American Evita, Madonna Unauthorized, Barbra: The Way She Is, andlt;/iandgt;andandlt;iandgt; Somewhere in Heaven. andlt;/iandgt;A former contributing editor of andlt;iandgt;Timeandlt;/iandgt; magazine and longtime senior editor of andlt;iandgt;Peopleandlt;/iandgt; magazine, Andersen has also written hundreds of articles for a wide range of publications, including andlt;iandgt;Theandlt;/iandgt; andlt;iandgt;New York Timesandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;Lifeandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;iandgt;Vanity Fair. andlt;/iandgt;Andersen has appeared frequently on such programs as theandlt;iandgt; Today andlt;/iandgt;showandlt;iandgt;,andlt;/iandgt; andlt;iandgt;Good Morning America, NBC Nightly News, Entertainment Tonight, CBS This Morning, Extra, Access Hollywood, The Oand#8217;Reilly Factor, Fox andamp; Friendsandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;Hardball, Larry King Live, and#8220;Eand#8221; Entertainment, Inside Editionandlt;/iandgt;, and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781476732336
Author:
Anderson, Christopher
Publisher:
Gallery Books
Author:
Andersen, Christopher
Author:
Andersen, Christopher P.
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Biography-Presidents and Heads of State
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20140231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
2 8-page B-W inserts
Pages:
336
Dimensions:
228.6 x 152.4 mm

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"Synopsis" by , They were the original power coupleand#8212;outlandishly rich, impossibly attractive, and endlessly fascinating. Now, in this rare, behind-the-scenes portrait of the Kennedys in their final year together, #1 andlt;I andgt;New York Timesandlt;/Iandgt; bestselling biographer Christopher Andersen shows us a side of JFK and Jackie that weand#8217;ve never seen before. Tender, intimate, complex, and, at times, explosive, theirs is a love story unlike any otherand#8212;filled with secrets, scandals, and bombshells that could never be fully revealed until now.
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