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The Resource Loving Amy : a mother's story, Janis Winehouse

Loving Amy : a mother's story, Janis Winehouse

Label
Loving Amy : a mother's story
Title
Loving Amy
Title remainder
a mother's story
Statement of responsibility
Janis Winehouse
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Arguably the most gifted artist of her generation, Amy Winehouse died tragically young, aged just twenty-seven. With a worldwide fan base and millions of record sales to her name, she should have had the world at her feet. Yet in the years prior to her death, she battled with addiction and was frequently the subject of lurid tabloid headlines. Amy's mother, Janis, knew her in a way that no one else did. In this warm, poignant, and at times heartbreaking memoir, she tells the full story of the daughter she loved so much. As the world watched the rise of a superstar, then the free fall of an addict to her tragic death, Janis simply saw her Amy: the daughter she'd given birth to, the girl she'd raised and stood by despite her unruly behavior, the girl whose body she was forced to identify two days after her death--and the girl she's grieved for every day since. Including rare photographs and extracts from Amy's childhood journals, Loving Amy offers a new and intimate perspective on the life and untimely death of a musical icon."--Front dust jacket flap
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winehouse, Janis
Dewey number
  • 782.42164092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.W57
LC item number
W54 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Winehouse, Amy
  • Singers
  • Drug addicts
Label
Loving Amy : a mother's story, Janis Winehouse
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hurricane Amy -- Child of mine -- Dad's gone -- can we get a hamster? -- We three -- Take the box -- Frank -- Headline honey -- Puttin' on the ritz -- Behind the beehive -- Fly me to the moon -- Steps forward, one step back -- Maybe -- Island in the sun -- Drinkin' again -- Leader of the pack -- Time out for tears -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn907965887
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
297 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250078490
Lccn
2015037440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907965887
Label
Loving Amy : a mother's story, Janis Winehouse
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hurricane Amy -- Child of mine -- Dad's gone -- can we get a hamster? -- We three -- Take the box -- Frank -- Headline honey -- Puttin' on the ritz -- Behind the beehive -- Fly me to the moon -- Steps forward, one step back -- Maybe -- Island in the sun -- Drinkin' again -- Leader of the pack -- Time out for tears -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn907965887
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
297 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250078490
Lccn
2015037440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)907965887

Library Locations

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