Moon"s a balloon

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StatementDavid Niven reads from his autobiography.
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When I found The Moon’s a Balloon—a David Niven autobiography— on a used book sale rack I couldn’t help but laugh. There was Niven, grinning, rather foolishly, wearing a pinky ring surrounded by a large balloon. “Who in their right mind would want to read this?” I thought. But when I opened the book at.

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Although subsequent biographies revealed that his private life was a little more troubled than indicated in "The Moon's A Balloon", it is a testament to this wonderful man that his memory will live on through these words.

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I have read and re-read Niven's Bring On The Empty Horses and The Moons a Balloon. My knowledge of many of the great Hollywood actors comes from these books.

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I love the evocative life stories of Clark Gable, Errol Flynn and many more. Niven was as gifted at writing as he was at acting. These books have an emotional link for me as well/5.

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