RUNNER-UP: The Maybelline Story – Sharrie Williams with Bettie Youngs
NEW YORK _ The 2011 Beach Book Festival has named “Damn You, Scarlett O’Hara: The Private Lives of Vivien Leigh and Laurence Olivier” as the grand prize winner of its annual competition honoring the summer’s hottest reads.
Written by celebrity journalists Darwin Porter and Roy Moseley, the book is the quintessential juicy beach read, tracing the story of the couple once dubbed the Romeo and Juliet of their era. The book spares no punches, detailing the sordid side of the Hollywood legends in their public and private lives. Published by Blood Moon Productions, the publishing house that specializes in celebrity scandal, the book is a page-turner of the first order and perfect for a fun vacation read.
The winners will be honored at a gala awards ceremony on June 10 at the Algonquin Hotel in New York.
Be sure to purchase Summer's Best Beach Read, "The Maybelline Story" a fun ride through Vintage Chicago and Hollywood!!!