In My Friendship with Norman Mailer and Gore Vidal: How They Buried the Hatchet, I explain how I convinced both men to sit down for a joint interview. Getting these literary lions together with their claws not protruding was not easy.
The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows, The First 100 Years tells the inside story of what makes this city and this hotel a mecca for the ambitious, the rich and striving-to-be rich and famous of the entire world.
Real estate is "the contemporary version of pornography, drugs, sex, rock and roll -- a subject of obsessive fascination," said author and chronicler of all things social Michael Gross in a sit-down interview.
Lately I've been having a lot of business breakfast meetings, and I am eager to find exciting spots to meet-and-eat. That's why I boarded the trolley and ate five breakfasts in the course of a few hours.
At a recent party, my husband and I were touched to learn our hostess had seated us at her table. Then arrived an elegant lady dressed in an embroidered Chanel Coat, who introduced herself as Judith Krantz.