My name is Barbra
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Published
[New York, N.Y.] : Viking, 2023.
Format
Book
ISBN
9780525429524, 0525429522
Physical Desc
970 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm
Status
Parsippany Library (Main Library) - Adult Nonfiction - New
BIOGRAPHY STREISAND BARBRA
1 available
Lake Hiawatha Library - Adult Nonfiction - New
BIOGRAPHY STREISAND, BARBRA
2 available

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Published
[New York, N.Y.] : Viking, 2023.
Street Date
2311
Language
English
ISBN
9780525429524, 0525429522

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"The long-awaited memoir by the superstar of stage, screen, recordings, and television Barbra Streisand is by any account a living legend, a woman who in a career spanning six decades has excelled in every area of entertainment. She is among the handful of EGOT winners (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony) and has one of the greatest and most recognizable voices in popular music. She has been nominated for a Grammy 46 times, and with Yentl she became the first woman to write, produce, direct, and star in a major motion picture. In My Name Is Barbra, she tells her own story about her life and extraordinary career, from growing up in Brooklyn to her first star-making appearances in New York nightclubs to her breakout performance in Funny Girl (musical and film) to the long string of successes in every medium in the years that followed. The book is, like Barbra herself, frank, funny, opinionated, and charming. She recounts her early struggles to become an actress, eventually turning to singing to earn a living; the recording of some of her acclaimed albums; the years of effort involved in making Yentl; her direction of The Prince of Tides; her friendships with figures ranging from Marlon Brando to Madeleine Albright; her political advocacy; and the fulfillment she's found in her marriage to James Brolin. No entertainer's memoir has been more anticipated than Barbra Streisand's, and this engrossing and delightful book will be eagerly welcomed by her millions of fans"--,Provided by publisher.

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Parsippany Library (Main Library) - Adult Nonfiction - NewBIOGRAPHY STREISAND BARBRAAvailable
Parsippany Library (Main Library) - Adult Nonfiction - NewBIOGRAPHY STREISAND BARBRAChecked Out
Lake Hiawatha Library - Adult Nonfiction - NewBIOGRAPHY STREISAND, BARBRAAvailable
Lake Hiawatha Library - Adult Nonfiction - NewBIOGRAPHY STREISAND, BARBRAAvailable
Mount Tabor Library - Adult Nonfiction - NewBIOGRAPHY STREISAND BARBRAChecked Out
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Bernards Township Library - Adult Nonfiction - New782.42164 STREISAND STRChecked Out
Bernards Township Library - Adult Nonfiction - New782.42164 STREISAND STRAvailable
Bernardsville Public Library - Adult Nonfiction - BiographyBIO STREISAND, BARBARAAvailable
Boonton Holmes Library - Adult Nonfiction782.4 BIO STREISANDAvailable
Butler Library - Adult Nonfiction - BiographyBIOGRAPHY STREISANDAvailable
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Streisand, B. (2023). My name is Barbra . Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Streisand, Barbra. 2023. My Name Is Barbra. Viking.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Streisand, Barbra. My Name Is Barbra Viking, 2023.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Streisand, Barbra. My Name Is Barbra Viking, 2023.

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