Stories I Only Tell My Friends

by Rob Lowe | Biographies & Memoirs | This book has not been rated.
ISBN: 0593067266 Global Overview for this book
Registered by xtrdnry of Parkdale, Victoria Australia on 7/9/2021
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Journal Entry 1 by xtrdnry from Parkdale, Victoria Australia on Friday, July 9, 2021

Teen idol at fifteen, international icon and founder of the Brat Pack at twenty, and one of Hollywood's top stars to this day, Rob Lowe chronicles his experiences as a painfully misunderstood child actor in Ohio uprooted to the wild counterculture of mid-seventies Malibu, where he embarked on his unrelenting pursuit of a career in Hollywood.


The Outsiders placed Lowe at the birth of the modern youth movement in the entertainment industry. During his time on The West Wing, he witnessed the surreal nexus of show business and politics both on the set and in the actual White House. And in between are deft and humorous stories of the wild excesses that marked the eighties, leading to his quest for family and sobriety.


Never mean-spirited or salacious, Lowe delivers unexpected glimpses into his successes, disappointments, relationships, and one-of-a-kind encounters with people who shaped our world over the last twenty-five years. These stories are as entertaining as they are unforgettable.

Journal Entry 2 by xtrdnry at Surrey Hills Neighbourhood Library in Surrey Hills, Victoria Australia on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

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