The Life and Times of Betty Boop: The 100-Year History of an Animated Icon (Paperback)

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The Life and Times of Betty Boop: The 100-Year History of an Animated Icon (Paperback)

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The first biography of a major American cultural symbol ever written, The Life and Times of Betty Boop describes Betty Boop's creation and incredibly active romantic and family life as revealed in her numerous comic strips, comic books, cartoons, and movies since 1930.

Before beginning his book-writing career, Peter worked as a reporter for twelve years for The Los Angeles Times, The Detroit Free Press, and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Several hundred of his news and feature articles appeared in those publications. Later, he wrote longer articles that appeared in the print editions and/or on the websites of Rolling Stone, Detroit Magazine, Detroit Discovery Magazine, Atlanta Magazine, and several other periodicals.As a freelance author, he has written one university press book and eight commercially published books. His books cover investigative reporting, newspapers, book publishing, government investigations, and pop music stars.
Product Details ISBN: 9781493064281
ISBN-10: 1493064282
Publisher: Applause Books
Publication Date: November 15th, 2023
Pages: 240
Language: English