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New Releases for Aug 27: Shavelings in Death Camps

Two New Book Releases:

They Knew Marilyn Monroe: Famous Persons in the Life of the Hollywood Icon by Les Harding

Taking an intriguingly innovative approach to the life and legend of actress Marilyn Monroe (1926–1962), this biographical dictionary concentrates on Marilyn’s circle of friends, acquaintances and coworkers—618 in all.


Shavelings in Death Camps: A Polish Priest’s Memoir of Imprisonment by the Nazis, 1939–1945 by Fr. Henryk Maria Malak.

Through the author’s eyes we witness the German invasion, atrocities against the local population, and the roundup of priests from the region.


One New Rupub:

Hollywood Surf and Beach Movies: The First Wave, 1959–1969by Thomas Lisanti

This lavishly illustrated work features profiles on 32 sizzling fun-in-the-sun teenage epics from Gidget to the Beach Party movies with Frankie and Annette to The Sweet Ride plus a few offshoots in the snow.