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The varnished untruth : my story / Pamela Stephenson.

By: Stephenson, Pamela.
Publisher: London : Simon & Schuster, 2012Description: 320 p., [8] p. of plates : col. ill., col. ports. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781849839211 (hbk); 1849839212 (hbk); 9781849839228 (pbk); 1849839220 (pbk).Subject(s): Stephenson, Pamela | Television actors and actresses -- New Zealand -- BiographyDDC classification: 791.45028092 Summary: This is the autobiography of Pamela Stephenson, the wife of Billy Connelly and renowned writer and actress in her own right. I am darn good at getting under other people's skin, but opening up about my own life is quite a different matter. So how shall I portray myself? There are choices, you know: Wife, mother, psychologist, writer, comedian, actor, dancer, diver, gypsy, dreamer, rich girl, poor girl, beggar girl, thief. I am all of those and more. Tell you what, you decide. You decide exactly what I am. A complicated childhood in Australia, a bold move to London, being a woman in a man's world on Not the Nine O'Clock News, becoming Mrs Billy Connolly, motherhood, career changes and then Strictly Come Dancing - told in her own inimitable style, The Varnished Untruth is Pamela Stephenson's own story.
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This is the autobiography of Pamela Stephenson, the wife of Billy Connelly and renowned writer and actress in her own right. I am darn good at getting under other people's skin, but opening up about my own life is quite a different matter. So how shall I portray myself? There are choices, you know: Wife, mother, psychologist, writer, comedian, actor, dancer, diver, gypsy, dreamer, rich girl, poor girl, beggar girl, thief. I am all of those and more. Tell you what, you decide. You decide exactly what I am. A complicated childhood in Australia, a bold move to London, being a woman in a man's world on Not the Nine O'Clock News, becoming Mrs Billy Connolly, motherhood, career changes and then Strictly Come Dancing - told in her own inimitable style, The Varnished Untruth is Pamela Stephenson's own story.

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28/09/2015

Funny, sad and slightly annoying.

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