Reading Jackie: Her Autobiography in Books

Reading Jackie: Her Autobiography in Books

William Kuhn


Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis by no means wrote a memoir, yet she advised her existence tale and printed herself in intimate methods in the course of the approximately a hundred books she introduced into print as an editor at Viking and Doubleday over the past 20 years of her existence. Many americans looked Jackie because the paragon of grace, yet few knew her because the lady sitting on her workplace ground laying out illustrations, or flying to California to cajole Michael Jackson to jot down his autobiography. William Kuhn offers a behind-the-scenes examine Jackie at paintings: commissioning books and nurturing authors, supporting to form tales that spoke to her. in accordance with information and interviews along with her authors, colleagues, and buddies, Reading Jackie finds the intense and the mischievous lady beneath the glamorous public image.

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