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Swoosie Kurtz Lands Deal for Memoir

Mike & Molly star Swoosie Kurtz has inked a book deal for Part Swan, Part Goose: An Uncommon Memoir of Womanhood, Work, and Family, a memoir of “personal misadventure, showbiz lore, and touching family history.”

Penguin’s Perigee Books division will publish the book next spring. Ian Kleinert at Objective Entertainment negotiated the deal with publisher John Duff. She will collaborate with Joni Rodgers on the book. Here’s more from the release:

Kurtz candidly reflects on the right choices that empowered her, the wrong choices that enlightened her, and the intimate journey of caring for an aging parent … Her distinctive name comes from The Swoose, the famed B-17 bomber flown by her father, Col. Frank Kurtz, the most decorated Air Force pilot of World War II. Swoosie’s mother, Margo Rogers Kurtz, whom the actress currently cares for, is the author of the homefront memoir My Rival, the Sky (Putnam, 1945.) Swoosie’s incredibly close relationship with both her parents is lovingly detailed in Part Swan, Part Goose.

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Michael Savage Sells ‘Trickle Up Poverty’ to William Morrow

9780062010971_0_Cover.jpgAuthor and conservative radio host Michael Savage has sold a new book to the HarperCollins imprint of William Morrow, a tome entitled Trickle Up Poverty: Stopping Obama’s Attack on Our Borders, Economy, and Security.

Here’s more about the book: “In Trickle Up Poverty, Michael Savage says a revolution is brewing. Americans are boiling mad over the way Congress and this Marxist/Leninist-oriented President are manipulating the current economic crisis to nationalize businesses. They’re steamed over the fraud science used to support global warming–which is nothing more than a gigantic Ponzi scheme. They’re watching their life savings evaporate while the President saddles them with $3.6 trillion in new debt.”

According to Publishers Lunch, Ian Kleinert at Objective Entertainment sold the book to William Morrow’s Lynn Grady and Matthew Benjamin.