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Murder at San Simeon by Patricia Hearst
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Murder at San Simeon

by Patricia Hearst

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This entertaining novel, based on an actual unsolved murder involving William Randolph Hearst, is co-authored by Heart's granddaughter, Patricia. Catha Kinsolving Burke is shocked to overhear her grandmother's name in connection with a 70-year-old murder. Her quest to uncover the truth about the incident plunges Catha back into the Hollywood of the roaring '20s.… (more)

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A fictional take on the murder of Thomas H. Ince, who's death was famously hushed up. The story takes place in both the present and the past. A young lady searches for answers about her ancestry, and discovers that her grandmother worked for Marion Davies and was in proximity to Ince at the time of his death. The cast of characters is familiar: William Randolph Heart, Marion Davies, Charlie Chaplin, Louella Parsons, Elinor Glyn. The setting: the magnificent Hearst Castle. A worthwhile read. ( )
  briandrewz | Apr 15, 2017 |
While this book is a fictional account of the death of film producer Thomas Ince, at San Simeon, grand-daughter of William Randolph Hearst has undertaken to weave the truths and facts to be found into the story. Includes the guests at San Simeon the night of the murder; Charlie Chaplin and wife, John Barrymore, Elinor Glyn and lover, William Randolph Hearts and his mistress Marion Davies.
  BarbaraGriffiths | Mar 3, 2011 |
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