Bullied at school, dumped by his friends, and pressured at home, an artistic teenager struggling with his sexuality and identity makes a desperate attempt to end his loneliness.
Focuses on what’s been termed the “Golden Era” of Fashion Week, the Bryant Park Years. Filled with hundreds of never-before-seen photos and never-before-told stories. Features exclusive interviews with Tommy Hilfiger, Betsy Johnson, Richie Rich, The Blonds, Andre Leon Talley, Philip Bloch, Fern Mallis, and many more.
Seventeen-year-old Amy, her father, and her stepmother become hostages when Somalian pirates seize their yacht, but although she builds a bond with one of her captors it becomes brutally clear that the price of life and its value are two very different things.
The assassination of John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963, was “the great American tragedy,” according to Swanson, whose clear and concisely written narrative highlights the key events of the Kennedy administration before focusing on the moment-by-moment details of the assassination.