What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? by Henry Farrell audiobook

What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?

By Henry Farrell
Read by Lorelei King and Peter Ganim

Hachette Book Group
9.62 Hours Unabridged
Format: CD (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781478925941

The chilling novelthat inspired the iconic film—with three never-before-published short stories, including What Ever Happened to Cousin Charlotte?, the basis for the film Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte Once an acclaimed child star of vaudeville, Baby Jane Hudsonperformed for adoring crowds before a move to Hollywood thrust her sister,Blanche, into the spotlight. As Blanche’s film career took off, a resentfulJane watched from the shadows as her own career faded into obscurity—until atragic accident changed everything. Now, years later, the two sisters live in a decayingmansion, isolated from the outside world. Crippled by the accident, Blanche ishelpless under the control of her abusive sister, who is slowly descending intomadness. And when Baby Jane decides it’s time to revive her childhood act, shewon’t let anything—or anyone—stand in her way.

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Summary

Summary

The chilling novelthat inspired the iconic film—with three never-before-published short stories, including What Ever Happened to Cousin Charlotte?, the basis for the film Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte

Once an acclaimed child star of vaudeville, Baby Jane Hudsonperformed for adoring crowds before a move to Hollywood thrust her sister,Blanche, into the spotlight. As Blanche’s film career took off, a resentfulJane watched from the shadows as her own career faded into obscurity—until atragic accident changed everything.

Now, years later, the two sisters live in a decayingmansion, isolated from the outside world. Crippled by the accident, Blanche ishelpless under the control of her abusive sister, who is slowly descending intomadness. And when Baby Jane decides it’s time to revive her childhood act, shewon’t let anything—or anyone—stand in her way.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A skin-prickler this, with monstrous malevolence.” Kirkus Reviews
“This gothic tale of chilling suspense and horror will leave readers limp.” Saturday Review
“A shocker.” New York Times Book Review

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Author Bio: Henry Farrell

Author Bio: Henry Farrell

Henry Farrell (1920–2006) was a novelist and screenwriter. His most well-known work was the acclaimed gothic horror novel What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?, which was first released in 1960 and later adapted into a film starring Bette Davis and Joan Crawford.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 9.62
Audience: Adult
Language: English