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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)…

Look At Those…Baubles!!!!!

Midler’s name, and brief appearance, a boon to Nevada Ballet Theatre By John Katsilometes Bette Midler,…

Bette Hosts Book Signing Tonight In Vegas!

Caesars Palace headliner Bette Midler, dining Monday at just-opened Sea Harbour, Caesars Palace’s newest restaurant. Midler…

Book: Jews Rock! A Celebration of Rock and Roll’s Jewish Heritage

Cleveland Jewish News Jewish twist to rock and rollers Photojournalist Janet Macoska captured Jewish stars in…

Reminder: Bette’s New CD And Movie Cover Finally on “Then She Found Me” Novel

The following 2 items are pre-orders Elinor Lipman’s novel finally has the a movie cover on…

Updated Exclusive: New “Then She Found Me” Book Cover, Possibly “NOT” Movie Poster As Well….

Yay, I got another exclusive!!! This is the new cover of Ms. Lipman's book, "Then She…

What Do Hegel And Bette Midler Have In Common?

Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes: Click Here Book Description…

“The Women” Update On Rumor

Mister D: As I reported a couple of posts down, there is a gaggle of female…

It’s Not Enough To Worship The Divine:
We Must LEARN To Be Divine

Mister D: The above title may be preachy, but it’s true. It’s so important to read,…

Updated 6-29-07: Bette Attends Book Party For “The Diana Chronicles”

Mister D: This is actually old news, but this one comes with a picture at least.…

Ms. Midler Attends Tina Brown’s Book Release Of “The Diana Chronicles”

(Ad Restoration Wow!): Tom Miro Princess Diana Holds A-List Court Former New Yorker and Vanity Fair…

Bette Gives Song Lap For Liz

New York Magazine Jeffrey Oxfeld and Michael Idov 05/08/07 Though Literacy Partners’ annual event didn’t boast…