Books by Joan Collins

Joan Collins has appeared in over 55 films, dozens of television shows, and plays in Hollywood, the West End, and Broadway. Internationally renowned for her role as Alexis Carrington Colby on the cult TV series Dynasty, she has also published three bestse


STAR QUALITY by Joan Collins
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 13, 2002

"Lots of steam but no real heat, from the ever-shameless Collins (Infamous, 1996, etc.)."
Clunky potboiler from the former queen of B-movies and TV soaps, starring the descendants of a humble Irish housemaid who reach the heights of Hollywood stardom. Read full book review >
SECOND ACT by Joan Collins
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 13, 1997

"In an earlier age, this would have been perfect reading for under the hairdryer. (photos, not seen) (TV satellite tour)"
A gaudy second installment of memoirs. Read full book review >
INFAMOUS by Joan Collins
Released: May 1, 1996

"By turns tedious and silly, with some interesting background on what happens behind the scenes of a TV series. (Literary Guild selection)"
Last spring, Dutton acquired the US rights to Collins's British bestseller Too Damned Famous, here renamed Infamous—a perfectly publishable Hollywood glamour-soap, neither wonderful nor horrible, though having its moments (`` `Do it,' said Katherine's inner voice. `Do it, you fool. Read full book review >

The star of Dynasty and the author of Prime Time (1988) breaks open a hornet's nest of romance, envy, lust, and revenge with this brisk melodrama set in Paris, London, Hollywood, and Acapulco of the 40's and 50's. Read full book review >