By Michael Owen
The distinction among photo and truth, the general public and the non-public, is on the center of Julie London's tale. via years of analysis; broad interviews with relations, neighbors, and musical affiliates; and entry to hardly ever noticeable or heard archival fabric, writer Michael Owen finds the influence of her photograph at the course of her profession and the way it inspired the alternatives she made, together with the final word selection to stroll clear of performing.
Go Slow follows Julie London's lifestyles and occupation via its many levels: her transformation from Nineteen Forties motion picture starlet to coolly defiant singer of the vintage torch ballad "Cry Me a River" of the '50s, and her trip from Las Vegas resort entertainer in the course of the rock 'n' roll revolution of the '60s to the no-nonsense nurse of the '70s hit tv sequence Emergency!
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Go Slow: The Life of Julie London by Michael Owen