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The definitive publication approximately Joan Rivers' tumultuous, triumphant, tragic, hilarious, and interesting life.

Joan Rivers used to be greater than a mythical comic; she used to be an icon and a task version to thousands, a fearless pioneer who left a legacy of elevated chance whilst she died in 2014. Her existence used to be a dramatic roller-coaster of positive highs and devastating lows: the suicide of her husband, her feud with Johnny Carson, her estrangement from her daughter, her many plastic surgical procedures, her ferocious ambition and her vast insecurities. yet Rivers' occupation was once additionally highly major in American cultural heritage, breaking down obstacles for her gender and pushing the limits of truth-telling for ladies in public lifestyles.

A juicy, intimate biography of 1 of the best comedians ever-a performer whose sixty yr occupation used to be borne, easily, out of a wish to make humans snort so she may possibly think loved-LAST lady earlier than highway delves into the interior workings of a lady who either mirrored and redefined the area round her.

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