Little Known Facts

Little Known Facts

A Novel

Paperback - 2013
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The people who orbit around actor Renn Ivins long to experience the glow of his flame. His children are both drawn to and repelled by the man who overshadows every part of them. This novel offers a clear-eyed story of the fallout of fame and fortune on family members and others who can neither fully embrace nor ignore the superstar in their midst.
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2013.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9781608199587
Characteristics: 292 p. ; 25 cm.


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Sep 09, 2013

Couldn't get into this book. Made it to chapter four and realized I wasn't interested in finishing.


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