Carole Bayer Sager has signed a deal with Simon & Schuster. The renowned songwriter has written a memoir entitled Theyâ€™re Playing Our Song.
The title of Sagerâ€™s book comes from the 1978 hit musical; she wrote the lyrics for the songs featured in this show. The publisher has scheduled the release date for October 2016.
Hereâ€™s more from the press release: â€œFor five decades, Carole Bayer Sager has been among the most admired and successful songwriters at work, responsible for lyrics to â€˜Nobody Does It Better,â€™ â€˜A Groovy Kind of Love,â€™ â€˜Donâ€™t Cry Out Loud,â€™ and the theme from the movie Arthur, â€˜The Best That You Can Do.â€™ In her memoir, she describes her many collaborations, including work with Peter Allen, Neil Diamond, Celine Dion, Bob Dylan, Clint Eastwood, Kenny â€œBabyfaceâ€ Edmonds, Michael Jackson, Carole King, Melissa Manchester, Bette Midler, Carly Simon, and Frank Sinatra.â€ (