Too much about her affairs. Too little content. I would have preferred more explanation about her music and its influence.Published 21 months ago by Allen Secher
The author really did much research for this, and it held my interest from page one to the end.
A great life story.
Miss Peggy Lee has never been in better hands. Insightful, detailed look into the life of this iconic woman of jazz. Read morePublished on June 22, 2012 by Jean Calvert
A wonderful glimpse into the life of the best songstress of the century... warm, insightful and dynamic... Just like Miss Lee!Published on August 28, 2011 by M. Mamakos
I couldn't get into this book. Richmond's style of writing with extraneous detail and flamboyancy left me bored. Read morePublished on June 21, 2010 by Nightingale
For the past year, I have fallen deeply in love with the work of Peggy Lee, and have decided that she just may very well be the greatest of all American pop singers. Read morePublished on August 31, 2009 by J. Carter Joseph
Richmond is obviously a fan, and his effusiveness becomes a bit overbearing at times. Nevertheless, this is a very detailed bio, with lots of interesting musical / historical... Read morePublished on June 12, 2008 by Professor
Wish there had been more info and/or details of her early recordings with Capitol and the Modern Jazz group, especially with Dave Barbour and Singletary doing Ain't Goin' No Place. Read morePublished on January 27, 2008 by Roxie G. Powell