Books by Fred Lawrence Guiles

Tyrone Power

Tyrone Power The Last Idol

Fred Lawrence Guiles

Tyrone Power was as versatile in life as he was on the screen. He was several men, and during the creation of this book I have been fortunate in having the other principal ‘lead” in each of these...

Marion Davies

Marion Davies A Biography

Fred Lawrence Guiles

In this detailed biography of film star Marion Davies (nee Douras) who was in so many ways created by and for William Randolph Hearst -- the symbiotic relationship spanned from 1915 when W.R. first...

Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda The Actress in Her Time

Fred Lawrence Guiles

Jane Fonda has been in the public eye since birth; just being Henry’s daughter qualified her for celebrity status. However, her intelligence and talent compelled her to reach beyond this birthright...


Stan The Life of Stan Laurel

Fred Lawrence Guiles

tan, surprisingly, is the first full-length biography of the legendary comic who was the creative half of the universally loved duo, Laurel and Hardy. Based upon scores of interviews with family and...

Joan Crawford

Joan Crawford The Last Word

Fred Lawrence Guiles

Meticulously researched, Joan Crawford: The Last Word deals in full with her long movie career and explores in detail her turbulent private life. Respected biographer Fred Lawrence Guiles uses newly...