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  • Once Upon a Secret: My Affair with President John F. Kennedy and Its Aftermath

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Mimi Alford
    • Narrated By Susan Denaker
    Overall
    (122)
    Performance
    (104)
    Story
    (106)

    In the summer of 1962, 19-year-old Mimi Beardsley arrived by train in Washington, D.C., to begin an internship in the White House press office. The Kennedy Administration had reinvigorated the capital and the country - and Mimi was eager to contribute. For a young woman from a privileged but sheltered upbringing, the job was the chance of a lifetime. Mimi made an impression on Kennedy's inner circle and, after just three days at the White House, she was presented to the President himself....

    faye says: "Disturbing"
    "Turning on a light into a Camelot secret"
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    Performance
    Story
    What did you love best about Once Upon a Secret?

    It was honest, frank and occasionally shocking.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Once Upon a Secret?

    There was a particularly salacious incident in the White House swimming pool.


    Which character – as performed by Susan Denaker – was your favorite?

    It was a personal historical narrative - no characters, except the author.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    No.I took time off to think about some aspects before going back to read more.


    5 of 5 people found this review helpful

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