She is one of the most recognizable women of our time. America knows Jane Fonda as an actress and an activist, a feminist and a wife, a workout guru and a role model. Now, in this extraordinary memoir, Fonda reveals that she is so much more. From her youth among Hollywood's elite and her early film career to the challenges and triumphs of her life today, Jane Fonda reveals intimate details and universal truths.
"kept my attention and I Loved it!"
For the first time, Amy Grant bares her heart and soul to reveal thoughts on everything from motherhood and marriage to fame and forgiveness. Whether describing personal moments alone on a moonlit hillside or very public ones performing with the likes of Tony Bennett and James Taylor, Amy presents a captivating collection of beautiful reflections on life, love, and faith.
"An Honest Look at One's Life"
In this personal memoir, Bristol Palin opens up for the first time ever. She takes listeners behind the scenes, from growing up in Alaska to coming of age amid the media and political frenzy surrounding her mother's political rise; from becoming a single mother while still a teenager to coping as her relationship with the baby's father crumbled publicly. Through all of these ups and downs, Bristol learned how to face her challenges head-on, with courage and grace.
My Life So Far is a powerful account of an extraordinary woman. Oscar winner, controversial political activist, groundbreaking fitness guru, wife, mother, lover, philanthropist; just some of the roles Jane Fonda is known for. In this candid book, written by Fonda herself, there are messages for women of all ages as she holds a mirror up to her own life but lets us see ours reflected there.
"An amazing lady and story"
When Holly's mega-star mother moves to New York, like it or not, Holly must go too. There are bright lights, this is a big city, it's the land of opportunity - so maybe she should make the most of it.
But life with rock royalty isn't all it's cracked up to be. Holly only wants the average things in life - like a home, a pet and a boyfriend. Is that sooo much to ask?
Som en av vår tids megakändisar lever bilden av Jane Fonda som en vacker, modig och frispråkig kvinna. Politisk aktivist under Vietnamkriget, Oscarsbelönad två gånger och alert workout-guru i pastellfärgad trikå. I Mitt liv så här långt berättar hon om sitt framgångsrika liv, men hon avslöjar också att bakom det lyckade yttre funnits många mörka och svåra stunder präglade av kärlekslöshet, förnedring och självförakt.
First, Jane Fonda tells Steve Paulson that she learned to hate her body while she was still a child and developed an eating disorder that continued for years. She says exercise helped her begin to live in her body. Fonda's memoir is My Life So Far. Also, Jon Kabat-Zinn is a Professor of Medicine and the founder of the Stress Reduction Clinic at the University of Massachusetts Medical school. His latest book is Coming to Our Senses.