OUT ON A LIMB

Shirley Maclaine

Her most controversial guide is one you’ll always remember.  An outspoken thinker, a celebrated actress, a really impartial lady, Shirley MacLaine goes past her earlier two bestsellers to take us on an intimate but highly effective journey into her private life and inside self.  An intense, clandestine love affair with a outstanding politician sparks Shirley MacLaine’s quest of self-discovery.  From Stockholm to Hawaii to the mountain vastness of Peru, from disbelief to radiant affirmation, she eventually discovers the roots of her very existence. . . and the infinite potentialities of life. Shirley MacLaine opens her coronary heart to discover the that means of an amazing and enduring ardour along with her lover Gerry; the thriller of her soul’s connection along with her finest pal David; the tantalizing secrets and techniques behind an amazing actor’s inspiration with the late Peter Sellers. And thru all of it, Shirley MacLaine’s braveness and candor new doorways, new insights, new revelations-and a luminous new world she invitations us all to share.

From the Paperback version.