Stories from Candyland: Confections from One of Hollywood's Most Famous Wives and Mothers

Stories from Candyland: Confections from One of Hollywood's Most Famous Wives and Mothers

Candy Spelling

Carole Gene Marer spent her girlhood dreaming of assembly Rock Hudson, but if she eventually had the chance—on a date together with her destiny husband, tv rich person Aaron Spelling—she used to be so shy she concealed all evening within the powder room.  How sweet morphed from that quiet lady right into a fashionable trophy spouse, mistress and fashion designer of the most important residence in la (70,000 sq. toes if you count number the attic) is on the center of Stories from Candyland

The lifestyles sweet created for her family—her husband and youngsters Tori and Randy—was tremendous, over-the-top, and infrequently magical.  So what if California Christmases don’t include snow? Let’s make a few at the tennis court!  How can we take a cross-country relations holiday with a dad who doesn’t fly? via deepest teach automobile, after all (with an additional for the fifty two items of luggage). 

Candy had a hand in probably the most loved television indicates of all time (she insisted on an even bigger diamond ring for Dynasty’s Krystle Carrington), has entertained 1/2 Hollywood in epic style, and lives existence within the highlight .  yet lower than the entire glamour lies a lady nonetheless wrestling with many of the insecurities of her ingénue self.  Oprah threw her right into a panic with a dialogue of hoarding.  And there’s not anything like being outlined as, “well, you recognize, complex” by way of your daughter on tv and in her personal book.

Stories from Candyland flickers with glamour and grand gestures. however it additionally satisfies with extra intimate discussions of kin (human and canine), fire and home.


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