BootLeg Betty

Beastie Boys Audiobook Is Out With A Stellar Guest List To Tell Their Story, Including Bette Midler

The Beastie Boys Mister D: For 15 years I managed record stores, and during that time…

BOOK REVIEW: Hocus Pocus & the All-New Sequel by A.W. Jantha By Goth Girl Reads

Goth Girl ReadsBOOK REVIEW: Hocus Pocus & the All-New Sequel by A.W. JanthaBy Goth Girl ReadsOctober…

Book: I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers By John Logan – Bette Midler On Broadway

The debut 2013 American production starred Bette Midler. The play, which cost $2.4 million to produce, was a…

Blu-Ray Review: “Hocus Pocus” Anniversary Edition

Laughing PlaceBlu-Ray Review: “Hocus Pocus” Anniversary Editionby Alex Reif | Aug 31, 2018 It’s been 325…

Why Even Celebrities Endorse the South Beach Diet

MD Thinks NewsWhy Even Celebrities Endorse the South Beach Dietmdthinksnews 19 Aug 2018 Mister D: I was…

25th Anniversary ‘Hocus Pocus’ Blu-ray Coming in September With Best Buy Exclusive Steelbook

Bloody Disgusting 25th Anniversary ‘Hocus Pocus’ Blu-ray Coming in September With Best Buy Exclusive Steelbook Published…

What Shakespearean Play Is Big Business Based On?

It’s Good To Read The Comedy Of Errors – William Shakespeare Author Unknown July 21, 2018…

CARPE LIBRUM: Taking on the best beach reads this season, Including “Beaches II”

Encore CARPE LIBRUM: Taking on the best beach reads this season By GWENYFAR ROHLER JUL 17…

Book Review: Hocus Pocus & the All-New Sequel

Laughing Place Book Review: Hocus Pocus & the All-New Sequel by Alex Reif | Jul 6,…

Book Download: Still Divine [Mark Bego] Free Download With 7 Day Free Trial!

Bette Midler Bego Mark File Name: Bette Midler Bego Mark File Size: 23.8 MB File Type: PDF / ePub…

Book: The March 12, 1973 Showdown at the Mosque: Bette Midler Emerged Victorious

Concert Pat The March 12, 1973 Showdown at the Mosque: Bette Midler Emerged Victorious Posted on…

Read On Bootleg Betty: Bette : An Intimate Biography Of Bette Midler By George Mair (Publication date 1995)

Use The Book Reader To Make It Easier To View. You have 13 Days To Finish:…

Read On Bootleg Betty: A View From A Broad By Bette Midler

Bette Midler, also known as Divine Miss M—the indomitable and incomparable singer, actor, and musical theater…

Disney’s New Hocus Pocus Book Will Just Have to Be the Sequel We’ve Been Waiting For

Southern Valley News Disney’s New Hocus Pocus Book Will Just Have to Be the Sequel We’ve…

Read Ace Collins Book “Bette Midler” You Have To Read It Within 2 Weeks Of Date Posted

There’s A “Hocus Pocus” Sequel Coming But It’s In Book Form – On July 10th #BetteMider #HocusPocus #Book #Sequel

Bloody Disgusting The Official ‘Hocus Pocus’ Young Adult Sequel Gets New Details; Meet New Characters by…

One of Bette Midler’s more unusual grand entrances…

Cosplay Videos David Bruce: Mishaps Anecdotes April 10, 2018 “One of Bette Midler’s more unusual grand…

Sophie Tucker Book Giveaway (via Twitter in April)

Classic Movie Hub Sophie Tucker Book Giveaway (via Twitter in April) Posted on April 1, 2018…

What’s Bette Midler Reading? “Just The Funny Parts” By Nell Scovell

From the Back Cover Just the Funny Parts is a juicy and scathingly funny insider look…

Letters from New York: Making Pictures with the A-B-C Hardcover – May 1, 2018 by Maree Coote (Author, Illustrator)

Letters from New York: Making Pictures with the A-B-C Hardcover – May 1, 2018 by Maree…

Hollywood bad-boy Nick Nolte tells all in his memoir, ‘Rebel’; Why was Bette Midler disgusted by him?

NATION-NOW Hollywood bad-boy Nick Nolte tells all in his memoir, ‘Rebel’ Author: Patrick Ryan, USA TODAY…

When Versace raised money for AIDS; Interesting Article; Brief Bette Midler Mention

Los Angeles Blade When Versace raised money for AIDS January 11, 2018 at 9:27 am PST…

Book review: Sticky Fingers describes Rolling Stone founder’s dirty deeds; Bette Midler Was Interviewed For The Book

Financial Review Book review: Sticky Fingers describes Rolling Stone founder’s dirty deeds by Michael Bailey Jan…

Slowly I turn…page by page. I will not sleep for days! #FireAndFury – Bette Midler

Slowly I turn…page by page.  I will not sleep for days!  #FireAndFury pic.twitter.com/A3K9f3trhz— Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) January 6,…

5 Things We Learned From Jenifer Lewis’ Memoir ‘The Mother of Black

Essence 5 Things We Learned From Jenifer Lewis’ Memoir ‘The Mother of Black Hollywood’ Lyndsey McFail…

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Budd Friedman

TV Over Mind Five Things You Didn’t Know About Budd Friedman Dana Hanson-Firestone December 5, 2017…

Holiday Gift Guide

New York Times For the Comedy-Loving New Yorker Bookshelf By SAM ROBERTS NOV. 23, 2017 Bette…

Book: Jenifer Lewis tells raw truth in ‘The Mother of Black Hollywood’

NBC News Jenifer Lewis tells raw truth in ‘The Mother of Black Hollywood’ by Karu F.…

Jenifer Lewis, Former Harlette, Is the Mother of Black Hollywood—and Has the Stories to Prove It

Vanity Fair Jenifer Lewis Is the Mother of Black Hollywood—and Has the Stories to Prove It…

Book: The Improv: An Oral History of the Comedy Club that Revolutionized Stand-Up

It’s no joke to say that our world would be a lot less funny without Budd…

Editor’s Choice: ‘Life Moves Pretty Fast: The Lessons We Learned From Eighties Movies’

Gusto Editor’s Choice: ‘Life Moves Pretty Fast: The Lessons We Learned From Eighties Movies’ By Jeff…

New Book Out About Bette Midler: One Life: Memoirs of A Star!

One Life: Memoirs of A Star! by Mr Rafael Stewart (Author, Draft Writer), The Bette Midler…

Miss M’s Cultural Corner: The Sun King

Bette Midler: “Since we are entering a despotic age, I am suggesting that you read The…

Former Harlette Katey Sagal Has A New Book, Grace Notes, Coming Out (Pre-Order)

Gripping, singular, and gorgeously reflective, Grace Notes is a memoir told in essays by beloved actress,…

The Top 10: Narcissistic, Self-congratulatory, Humblebraggy, Sick-making Ballads

Independent The Top 10: Narcissistic, Self-congratulatory, Humblebraggy, Sick-making Ballads By John Rentoul December 10, 2016 For…

Book Review — “Hocus Pocus in Focus: The Thinking Fan’s Guide to Disney’s Halloween Classic”

Laughing Place Book Review — “Hocus Pocus in Focus: The Thinking Fan’s Guide to Disney’s Halloween…

Bette Midler and Carole Bayer Sager Set for 92Y Talk

Playbill Bette Midler and Carole Bayer Sager Set for 92Y Talk BY ADAM HETRICK AUG 30,…

Carole Bayer Sager in Conversation with Bette Midler

Venue: Kaufmann Concert Hall in New York Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St Date: Mon, Oct…

Miss M’s Cultural Corner: They’re Playing Our Song: A Memoir By Carole Bayer Sager (Oct. 18th)

They’re Playing Our Song: A Memoir Hardcover – October 18, 2016 by Carole Bayer Sager (Author)…

Carole Bayer Sager Lands Deal With Simon & Schuster

Galley Cat Carole Bayer Sager Lands Deal With Simon & Schuster By Maryann Yin on Mar.…

On Book Signings:

On Book Signings: “I love those events, especially when they feature me!” (1980)

Reddit’s Best AMAs Are Now Available In A Hardcover Book (Including Bette Midler)

Mister D: They list Bette Midler here in the article as being in the book, but…

BetteBack January 6, 1993: Bette Midler Writes Essay For The Book “ Heaven Is Under Our Feet: A Book for Walden Woods”

Cedar Rapids Gazette January 6, 1993 When rock musician Don Henley learned that the forest that…

Mark Segal (Gay Activist) On Bette Midler: From His Memoirs, “And Then I Danced: Traveling The Road To LGBT Equality”

Mark Segal (Gay Activist) On Bette Midler: From His Memoirs, “And Then I Danced: Traveling The…

Miss M’s Cutlural Corner: Grace Jones

Mister D: Bette wrote about Ms. Jones book on her Twitter feed several months back. Here…

Miss M’s Cultural Corner: Gloria Steinem

Bette Tweets: Good Morning! Wanted to let you know @GloriaSteinem’s new book #MyLifeontheRoad is out and…

Hulaween Aftermath And Books For Bette!

I just got it confirmed that Hulaween took in approximately 1.8 million dollars from their event…

Miss M’s Cultural Corner: An Introduction To The Finer Things Miss M Loves

In this section we will present things Bette Midler promotes on Twitter on in interviews, such…

BetteBack March 6, 1991: Celebrities Tell Of Their Favorite Children’s Book

Daily Herald Suburban Chicago March 6, 1991 Stephen King, creator of the horrific hotel in “The…

Entertainment Weekly Grades Miss M’s Movies, Music, Books, And Videos From 1973 – 1991

Entertainment Weekly Betteography Posted December 20 1991 — 12:00 AM EST From raunchy stage performer known…

Marion Dougherty’s Memoir to be Released

New book ‘My Casting Couch Was Too Short’ details life of television and film pioneer casting…

Robert De Niro Book Reveals ‘Darkest Secrets’

J & H Robert De Niro Book Reveals ‘Darkest Secrets’ Nov 29, 2014 ...  Read More

Reminiscences on ‘A View from a Broad’

Dallas Voice Divine redux Posted on 20 Jun 2014 at 7:25am ...  Read More

Bette Midler on Soph, Janis Joplin, and Her Early Years in New York City

Vulture Bette Midler on Soph, Janis Joplin, and Her Early Years in New York City By…

Interview: “I’m lucky I didn’t turn into Saddam Hussein…”

USA Today Bette Midler shows, again, why she’s simply Divine April 2, 2014 When Bette Midler…

Video: Bette Midler On The Insider This Morning

Bette Midler took over a Manhattan Barnes & Noble store for a book signing for the…

The Divine Ms. Bookworm

Bette Midler reveals her favorite books NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Monday, March 31, 2014, 6:30 AM…

What Books And Authors Is Bette Midler Reading?

Oregon Live Sen. Ted Cruz is writing a memoir; so is Flea; Jimmy Carter does Seattle;…

Photos: Legendary Bette Midler in conversation with Judy Gold on Tuesday April, 1, 2014

Legendary Bette Midler in conversation with Judy Gold at on Tuesday April, 1, 2014 in Union…

Reminder: Tonight’s Book Signing In New York

Bette Midler A View From a Broad Author Event Join the legendary Bette Midler in conversation…

Bette Midler Re-Releases Memoir A VIEW FROM A BROAD With New Intro Today

Broadway World Bette Midler Re-Releases Memoir A VIEW FROM A BROAD With New Intro Today April…

From the book Comic Genius; Portraits of Funny People by Matt Hoyle

From the book Comic Genius; Portraits of Funny People by Matt Hoyle Bette Midler for Matt…

Comic Genius: Portraits of Funny People by Matt Hoyle

Preview of Bette and others portraits from Comic Genius: Portraits of Funny People by Matt Hoyle

Bette Midler’s view on Billy Crystal’s new book

Bette Midler‘s view on Billy Crystal‘s new book “Billy Crystal is a national treasure. Thank God…

BetteBack May 29, 1980: Bette Sets Record For Writer’s Cramp In Los Angeles

Tyrone Daily Herald May 29, 1980 BETTE ESQ.: Bette Midler — on nationwide tour to promote…

BetteBack May 14, 1980: Another Bookstore Riot

Winnipeg Free Press May 14, 1980 Bette Midler sold 750 copies of her book A View…

BetteBack May 7, 1980: Bette Midler causes riot in New York bookstore

Elyria Chronicle Telegram May 7, 1980 “I WOULDN’T SAY I invented tack, but I definitely brought…

BetteBack May 8, 1980 ~ Review: A View From A Broad

Daily Herald May 8, 1980 A View from a Broad tells of the travels of a…

BetteBack May 2, 1980: Bette Signs Autographs For “View From A Broad”

Elyria Chronicle Telegram May 2, 1980 BETTE’S BROAD BOOK: When Bette Midler showed up Thursday at…

BetteBack March 14, 1980: ‘A View From A Broad’ Hits The Bestsellers List

Elyria Chronicle Telegram March 14, 1980 Bestsellers Fiction 1. The Bourne Identity Robert Ludlum Z. Princess…

BetteBack December 6, 1979: Midler afraid The Rose may fall short of success (Interview)

Lethbridge Herald December 6, 1979 NEW YORK (AP) – “To tell you the truth, I’m pretty…

BetteBack November 6, 1979: Author, Author!

Author Bette Syracuse Post Standard November 6, 1979 NEW. YORK .(UPI) It’s called “A View From…

BetteBack October 10, 1978: Bette Midler To Pen A Book

Blytheville Courier News October 10, 1978 ...  Read More

WE KILLED: The Rise of Women in American Comedy By Yael Kohen

New York Times WE KILLED: The Rise of Women in American Comedy By SHEILA WELLER Published:…

“Icons and Legends: The Photography of Michael Childers.”

Telegram Celebrity 2012: Don’t trust anyone. Gag your friends. And take away everybody’s cellphone! GOSSIP LIZ…

Book Review: Cyndi Lauper ~ A Memoir

The Telegraph Cyndi Lauper‘s new memoir shows she had more fun than Madonna By Bernadette McNulty…

Book Review: Has The Novelty Of The Salty-Tongued Gal Worn Off?

The Washington Post Book World: Taking a trip through domestic hades in ‘The Cursing Mommy’s Book…

Bette Tweets: What’s Bette Midler Reading Now?

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidler Reading Bobby Keys book about being a sax player during the great days…

Elinor Lipman (Then She Found Me) Has A New Book Out: “Tweet Land of Liberty: Irreverent Rhymes from the Political Circus”

Dear Friends, Readers, Political Junkies! Last year I wrote you of my foolhardy pledge to write…

BetteBack 1974: Bookstore Browsing ~ January 24, 1974

JUST AN O R D I N A R Y Greenwich Village resident who happens to…

Book Review: Funny Ladies

News Chief Phyllis Diller was one of the funny lady comediennes Published: Sunday, September 2, 2012…

Book: “Songs for the New Depression” By Kergan Edwards-Stout

Winner – 2012 Next Generation Indie Book Award – LGBTQ Shortlist – 2011 Independent Literary Award…

Bette Tweets: Phyllis Diller ~ Like a Lampshade In a Whorehouse

Bette Midler ‏@BetteMidlerPhyllis Diller was an absolute original; hilarious, raucous, and sweet. Read her book “Lampshade on…

Chris Colfer: Actor, Author, And Obsessed “Hocus Pocus” Fan

Access Hollywood Chris Colfer Talks New Book & Sarah Jessica Parker On Glee: Forget SATC –…

Book Excerpt: Bette, Bowie, And Jagger In A Closet?

Mister D: Bette‘s version of events is quite different from what’s in this book. In an…

Book: “Good Times” With Jimmy Walker, Leno, Letterman, And More!

THR Dyn-O-Mite! 6/19/2012 by Andy Lewis Jimmie Walker‘s illuminating, if uneven, new memoir reminds readers of…

My Divine Divining Divas

HuffPost Multicultural by Michael Montlack DIVINING DIVAS: Going Gertrude, Garbo and Gaga Over Powerful Women: How…

Who Else Started In A Bathhouse Like Bette Midler? Why Judy Tenuta!

NBC Bay Area‎ Judy Tenuta‘s New Book — in Blonde Comedienne’s new tome has the funny,…

BetteBack February 6, 1994: Self-confidence transcends physical beauty

Indiana Gazette Self-confidence transcends physical beauty By Jackie White February 6, 1994 Sharon Smith thinks Robin Turtle…

Eight Must Read Summer Novels

Entertainment Weekly Jennifer Weiner shares her summer reading list! by Stephan Lee MAY 21 2012 Jennifer…

Bette Midler’s Reading List: “Garbology” by Edward Humes

Bette Midler: “Garbology“, a new book by Edward Humes about how an economy built on how…

Bette Tweets: May 9, 2012

Bette Midler: ‏ @BetteMidler Shout out to @laurie_david for her book on family meals that is…

“Up on the Roof: New York’s Hidden Skyline Spaces”

Curbed New York Sunday, April 22, 2012, by Bilal Khan GETTING HIGH Here’s something we can…

Book: “Heaven Is Under Our Feet” – January 17, 1993

Indiana Gazette On The BookShelf January 17, 1993 I like it out here in the rain…

Midler Must Reads: The Astaires: Fred & Adele

BetteMidler THE ASTAIRES, new book on Fred & brilliant sister Adele, says she had “a genius…

BetteBack September 6, 1991: Geraldo Releases Smarmy Tell All

Galveston Daily News Everything you ever wanted to know about Geraldo‘s sex life September 6, 1991…

BetteBack March 6, 1991: What Celebrities Are Reading

Salina Journal Stephen King grew up on Dr. Seuss March 6, 1991 NEW YORK (AP) —…

Beyond the Sling by Mayim Bialik (Beyond The Sling? Honey, I’m Still Trying To Get In One!)

  Celebrity Baby Scoop Mayim Bialik Debuts Book, Talks Attachment Parenting Feb 28, 2012 by JENNY SCHAFER  …

BetteBack March 31, 1990 : Legends

Chronicle Telegram TV News Shannon Jewell March 31, 1990 Rumor has it Disney Studios/Touchstone Pictures has…

Review: Then Again by Diane Keaton

Edmonton Journal Review: Not your typical dirt-dishing tale BY DEBBY WALDMAN January 28, 2012 Then Again…

Authors And Twitter: Who Do They Follow?

The Guardian Twitter – the virtual literary salon If you want to know what writers are…

Energy Up!

NYDailyNews Fitness coach Kathie Dolgin powers her high-energy, low-sugar ‘Energy Up’ exercise program for overweight girls…

Book: Bette Midler By Rob Baker (1979)

BetteBack Oct. 1986: Lawyer Turned Novelist Says Talented Musicians Most Defective, But Adores Bette Midler!

Lawyer’s novel captures rock’s golden age By Susan Stewart Knight-Ridder Newspapers Tuesday, October 14, 1986 “It…

WebMD: 10 Makeup Tricks to Take Years Off Your Face

10 Makeup Tricks to Take Years Off Your Face WebMD Feature By Stephanie Watson Reviewed By…

Book: Katie Up and Down the Hall -The True Story of How One Dog Turned Five Neighbors Into a Family

One day, with a brand new puppy in his arms, Glenn Plaskin impulsively knocked on his…

Book: Just In Time For Christmas, “Show Me The Funny” By Peter Desberg & Jeffrey Davis

Mister D: Just a special note for the BetteHeads – Mr. Davis has had film projects…

Book: Diane Keaton’s “Then Again”

Amazon Book Description – Then Again Mom loved adages, quotes, slogans. There were always little reminders…

Books: “The Betsy-Tacy Treasury” Society – Bette Midler, Anna Quindlen and Nora Ephron

New York Times Arts Beat: The Culture At Large NOVEMBER 8, 2011, 10:14 AM A New…

From the book: “Warhol’s World”

50 Cent Writes, Bette Raves

Gather 50 Cent Tailors Novel to Teen Bullies October 03, 2011 11:30 PM EDT Curtis Jackson…

Tom Waits: Interviews and Encounters, Edited by Paul Maher Jr.

Seattle Pi Book Review: Tom Waits on Tom Waits: Interviews and Encounters, Edited by Paul Maher…

The Makeup Wakeup – Bette Midler’s Intro – Page 10

E-Books Outselling Printed Books?

Independent Mail More readers use e-readers Posted May 24, 2011 It was inevitable: Amazon.com announced last…

Ellen Willis: Out of the Vinyl Deeps: Ellen Willis on Rock Music

Vol 1 Brooklyn Ellen Willis and the art of no-bullshit rock writing Posted by Jason Diamond…

Bette On Make-up (For Kim)

Emanuel Levy – All About Oscar: The History and Politics of the Academy Awards (2003)

A book with an interestingly cool, analytical approach. Levy has a shrewd section on Oscar-winning acting…

Midler Has No Plans To Write Autobiography….But Has Had Offers

Image via Wikipedia BETTE MIDLER has no plans to write a book about her life –…

Heteroqueer Ladies: Analyzing Bette, Edna, Patsy, Ab Fab, etc….(Thanks Kevin)

Well, We Know Who’s Queen Of Children’s Books

Brisbane Times Celebrities find writing isn’t child’s play Stephen Cauchi September 26, 2010 Ex-PM Kevin Rudd…

The Bette Midler SongBook + 25 Song Set List (Thanks Herb!)

Friends Stay With Me The Rose It’s Too Late The Gift Of Love Bed Of Roses…

Photography Book: You Should Have Heard Just What I Seen (Ecstatic Peace Library; November 2010)

NEW YORK, NY.- Newly established publisher/editor Thurston Moore (founding member of Sonic Youth) is ecstatic to…

Books: Lowside of the Road

The Independent Lowside of the Road, By Barney Hoskyns By Reviewed by Brandon Robshaw May 16,…

Catching Up With Elinor Lipman

Mister D: I just wanted to say that ever since our lunch with Ms Lipman almost…

A Little Bit More About “The Believers”

Editorial Reviews From Publishers Weekly Starred Review. Heller (What Was She Thinking?; Notes on a Scandal)…