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Good Stuff: A Reminiscence of My Father, Cary Grant


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The daughter of the Golden Age Hollywood celebrity recounts her childhood with her retired father, describes his relationships with other famous people and remembers his death in her late teens, sharing their personal correspondences and the life lessons he imparted.

About the Author

\Jennifer Grant was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. She graduated from Stanford University with a degree in history. Before becoming an actor, she worked for a law firm and as a chef at Wolfgang Puck’s Spago. Her first acting role was in Aaron Spelling’s Beverly Hills, 90210, and she later appeared in Friends, Super Dave, and CSI, as well as several feature films. She lives with her son, Cary Benjamin, in Beverly Hills, California.

Table of Contents

The knee-jerk "no" — Archives: the time machine — 9966: freedom has a beautiful structure — Butter and margarine — Friendship is born of respect — Friends and travel — Smart women — Racetrack — Dodger days — Acting — Fame — Fame, the lifestyle — Society of gossips, or, mind your own business — Mom & Dad, mad at the cookies — The beautiful English woman in Dad's Jennifer-blue Cadillac — Dad and Barbara — The Grants — It's okay to be a pip — Dad and me: slow like stew — Marbles now or horses later? — The phantom pot smoke — Don't marry the guy you break the bed with — Polishing an Academy Award — The Leach potato wart cure — My father was a hottie — Deeper waters — Life with death.

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A Reminiscence of My Father, Cary Grant
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Grant, Jennifer
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