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Moon River

Breakfast at Tiffany’s by Truman Capote is the novella upon which the well-known movie by the same name is based. As is often the case, I liked the novella more than the movie. The story is different in many ways and, … Continue reading

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Behind the Mask

The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin is a stunning story based on the lives of Truman Capote and a cluster of women belonging to the New York jet set who befriended him. A real-life woman named Babe Paley … Continue reading

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Ever Truman

The Complete Stories of Truman Capote, by Truman Capote came into my hands while on a quest for Thanksgiving stories.  Capote wrote a short story entitled “The Thanksgiving Visitor” and it’s contained in this collection.  Included in the book are … Continue reading

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