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Edna Ferber

Edna Ferber was an American novelist, short story writer and playwright. Her bestselling novels were especially popular and included the Pulitzer Prize-winning So Big, Show Boat, Giant, and Cimarron, which was made into the 1931 film that won the Academy Award for Best Picture. She died in 1968.

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VINTAGE MOVIE CLASSICS
Written by EDNA FERBER

Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages

Publisher: Vintage

On Sale: 03/11/2014

Price: $14.95

ISBN: 978-0-345-80573-7

The classic tale behind MGM’s blockbuster movie directed by George Sidney, starring Ava Gardner, Howard Keel, and Kathryn Grayson.

Bringing to life the adventurous world of Mississippi show boats, the grittiness of turn-of-the-century Chicago, and the majesty of 1920s Broadway, Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber’s Show Boat is a classic. Magnolia Hawks spends her childhood aboard the Cotton Blossom, growing up amid simmering racial tension and struggling to survive life on the Mississippi....

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VINTAGE MOVIE CLASSICS
Written by EDNA FERBER
Foreword by JULIE GILBERT

Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages

Publisher: Vintage

On Sale: 03/11/2014

Price: $14.95

ISBN: 978-0-345-80575-1

The basis for the Academy Award-winning major motion picture starring Best Actor nominee Richard Dix and Best Actress nominee Irene Dunne.

This vivid and sweeping tale of the Oklahoma Land Rush, from Pulitzer Prize winner Edna Ferber, traces the stunning challenges of settling an untamed frontier. Staking claim to their new home in Osage, Yancey Cravat, a spellbinding criminal lawyer, and his wife, well-bred Sabra, work against seemingly overwhelming odds to create a prosperous life for...

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