I'm Over All That

I'm Over All That

And Other Confessions

By Shirley MacLaine

Atria Books, Paperback, 9781451607307, 218pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2012

The "New York Times" bestseller now in paperback. Award-winning actress Shirley MacLaine pens the most funny, accessible, and timely book of her career, detailing all the things she's over and a few she's not.
At a certain time in life, we all come to realize what is truly important to us and what just doesn t matter. For Shirley MacLaine, that time is now. In this wise, witty, and fearless collection of small observations and big-picture questions, she shares with readers all those things that she is over dealing with in life, in love, at home, and in the larger world as well as the things she will"never"""get over, no matter how long she lives.
Among the things that Shirley is over: people who repeat themselves; conservatives"and"""liberals; ill-mannered young people; the poison of celebrity; being polite to boring people; and getting older in Hollywood.
As frank and personal as Nora Ephron's "I Feel Bad About My Neck" which, incidentally, Shirley doesn t since she knows the secrets of good lighting "I m Over All That "is MacLaine at her acerbic and irreverent best.

About the Author
Shirley MacLaine has appeared in more than fifty films, has been nominatedfor an Academy Award six times, and received the Oscar for Best Actress in 1984 for "Terms of Endearment". She also recently starred in the hit TV show "Downton Abbey". A longtime outspoken advocate for civil rights and liberties, she is the author of ten international bestsellers. She lives in Malibu, California, and Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Praise For I'm Over All That

“The most revealing book of her career.” —Parade

“One-of-a-kind wit.” —Vanity Fair