The Resource Crush : writers reflect on love, longing and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush, Cathy Alter and Dave Singleton, (eaudio)

Crush : writers reflect on love, longing and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush, Cathy Alter and Dave Singleton, (eaudio)

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Crush : writers reflect on love, longing and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush
Title
Crush
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writers reflect on love, longing and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush
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Cathy Alter and Dave Singleton
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Language
eng
Summary
A star-studded collection of essays from acclaimed and bestselling authors and celebrities that illuminates the lasting power of desire and longing, and celebrates our initiation into the euphoria, pain, and mystery that is our first celebrity crush. You never forget your first crush... Crush brings together stories of heartbreak, humiliation, and hilarity from a roster of popular luminaries, including James Franco, Carrie Fisher, Stephen King, Roxane Gay, Jodi Picoult, Emily Gould, and Hanna Rosin, who share intimate memories of that first intense taste of love. Here are funny, whimsical, sometimes cringe-worthy tales of falling head over heels for River Phoenix, Mary Tyler Moore, Howard Cosell, Jared Leto, and a host of other pop culture icons. A few contributors channeled their devotion into obsessively writing embarrassing fan letters. Some taped pics in school lockers. Others decorated their bedroom walls with posters. For tweenaged Karin Tanabe, it was discovering bad boy Andy Garcia - playing the gun-loving mobster Vincent Corleone in The Godfather III. Barbara Graham unsuccessfully staked out an apartment on Park Avenue for a glimpse of her blue-eyed soulmate, Paul Newman. There was only one puppy for six-year-old Jodi Picoult - Donny Osmond - while Jamie Brisick's pre-teen addiction was Speed Racer. Swoon-worthy and unforgettable, the essays in Crush will leave you laughing, make you cry, and keep you enthralled - just like your first celebrity crush
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Midwest
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Alter, Cathy
Dewey number
817.6
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not applicable
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Kaleo Griffith and Lynde Houck
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  • Singleton, Dave
  • Griffith, Kaleo
  • Houck, Lynde
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  • Infatuation
  • Celebrities
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adult
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Crush : writers reflect on love, longing and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush, Cathy Alter and Dave Singleton, (eaudio)
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 19 min.))
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9780062444738
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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MWT11633770
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11633770
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MWT11633770
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Crush : writers reflect on love, longing and the lasting power of their first celebrity crush, Cathy Alter and Dave Singleton, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
Color
not applicable
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unknown
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 19 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780062444738
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11633770
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unknown
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access
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11633770
System control number
MWT11633770
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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