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- DescriptionFrank Sinatra was the best-kwn entertainer of the twentieth century infinitely charismatic, lionized and torious in equal measure. But despite his mammoth fame, Sinatra the man has remained an enigma. Now James Kaplan brings deeper insight than ever before to the complex psyche and turbulent life behind that incomparable voice, from Sinatra s humble beginning in Hoboken to his fall from grace and Oscar-winning return in From Here to Eternity. Here at last is the biographer who makes the reader feel what it was really like to be Frank Sinatraas man, as musician, as tortured genius.
- Author BiographyJames Kaplan has been writing about people and ideas in business and popular culture, as well as notable fiction (The Best American Short Stories), for more than three decades. His essays and reviews, as well as more than a hundred major profiles, have appeared in many magazines, includingThe New Yorker, theNew York Times Magazine, Vanity Fair, Esquire, andNew York. His novels includePearl s ProgressandTwo Guys from Verona, aNew York TimesNotable Book for 1998. His nonfiction works includeThe Airport, You Cannot Be Serious(coauthored with John McEnroe), Dean & Me: A Love Story(with Jerry Lewis), and the first volume of his definitive biography of Frank Sinatra, Frank: The Voice. He lives in Westchester, New York, with his wife and three sons.
- Author(s)James Kaplan
- PublisherAnchor Books
- Date of Publication01/11/2011
- FormatPaperback / softback
- SubjectBiography: The Arts
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintAnchor Books
- Content Noteblack & white halftones, frontispiece
- Weight1043 g
- Width155 mm
- Height231 mm
- Spine53 mm
- Format DetailsTrade paperback (US),Unsewn / adhesive bound
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