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A Memoir
Adult Nonfiction
Pages: 256
Themes: friendship, relationships, press secretary, life story, London
Publisher: Cormorant Books
Pub Date: 31/Mar/2020
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For a girl born in Nanaimo, British Columbia, in the 1930s, Prudence Emery has had quite the life. Best known for her years as a film publicist (working with, to name but a few, David Cronenberg, Jodie Foster, Beau Bridges, Rob Lowe, Peter O'Toole and Raymond Burr), she was previously a press secretary for the Savoy Hotel in London, UK, in the 1960s. While at the Savoy, she saw the greats of earlier years, such as Noël Coward, and the bright young stars of the day, including Petula Clark.

Throughout her glamorous life, Prudence Emery had a gift for friendship, and it is these lasting relationships that create the intimate fabric of the story of a life lived very well.

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