But Enough About Me: How a Small-Town Girl Went from Shag Carpet to the Red Carpet
|Rating||:||4.96 (622 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||288 Pages|
Fun and Informative! Mercedes J. I just loved this book! It's been sitting on my wish list for quite awhile, but having just finished a Tudor-era book about Henry VIII's sixth wife, I decided to go with something a little 'lighter' for my next book. This was perfect!Ms. Dunn is funny without trying to be, and te. privacy said love, love, love this book. jancee and her family are fabulous!!!! i just loved them!!!! who could not love her dad?!!! her best friend julie is a go too!!!! one of my favorite chapters is the food parading "party" julie takes her along toand i also loved her sister reminding her wyland could care less abou. Craig C. Brandau said A wonderfully honest, engaging and quick read! This is one of the few books that makes me laugh out loud!. Although I'm a generation older than Jancee, I was able to relate to her stories and self-deprecating humor. This is one of the few books that made me laugh out loud!
To music lover Jancee, New York City was a foreign country. Riotously funny and tremendously touching, But Enough About Me is the amazing true story of an outsider who couldn't quite bring herself to become an insider.. And before she knew it, she was backstage and behind the scenes with the most famous people in the world—hiking in Canada with Brad Pitt, snacking on Velveeta with Dolly Parton, dancing drunkenly onstage with the Beastie Boys—trading her good-girl suburban past for late nights, hipster guys, and the booze-soaked rock 'n' roll life. So it was with bleak expectations that she submitted her résumé to Rolling Stone magazine. New Jersey in the 1980s had everything Jancee Dunn wanted: trips down the shore, Bruce Springsteen, a tantalizing array of malls
Dunn brings a fan’s enthusiasm to her showbiz profiles.” (USA Today)“A hilarious, gushy, totally gratifying memoir.” (DailyCandy)“Pitch-perfect.” (Vogue)“Hilarious tales of a career spent chronicling life on the A list.” (Rolling Stone)“Delightful” (Daily News)“A touching, laugh-out-loud memoir.” (New Jersey Star Ledger)“I loved this book from start to finish Jancee Dunn is a wonderful storyteller.” (Curtis Sittenfeld, author of PREP)“Hilarious -- you won’t be able to keep from reading the whole thing.” (Matthew Klam, author of SAM THE CAT) . “Disarmingly funny.” (People)“Relentlessly readable.” (New
She has written for GQ, Vogue, Vanity Fair, Harper's Bazaar, the New York Times, and other publications.. A writer for Rolling Stone since 1989, Jancee Dunn was a correspondent for Good Morning America and an MTV veejay