|About the Book|
In 1948, Nina Weiss, a snobby college girl from Scarsdale, goes to Hollywood to work at her uncles movie studio where shes assigned to help publicize a young actress named Stella Kane. Nina is immediately thrown into the declining studio system and repressive fifties Hollywood. Adding to her difficulties is her growing attraction to Stella. When a gay actor at the studio is threatened by tabloid exposure, Nina invents a romance between Stella and the actor. The trio becomes hopelessly entangled when the invented romance succeeds beyond anyones dreams. This is the behind-the scenes story of the trios compromises and secrets, a story that still has relevance for today.