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sTORI Telling (Englisch) Taschenbuch – 24. Februar 2009

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She was television's most famous virgin--and, as Aaron Spelling's daughter, arguably its most famous case of nepotism. Portraying Donna Martin on Beverly Hills, 90210, Tori Spelling became one of the most recognizable young actresses of her generation, with a not-so-private personal life every bit as fascinating as her character's exploits. Yet years later the name Tori Spelling too often closed--and sometimes slammed--the same doors it had opened.

sTORI Telling is Tori's chance to finally tell her side of the tabloid-worthy life she's led, and she talks about it all: her decadent childhood birthday parties, her nose job, her fairy-tale wedding to the wrong man, her so-called feud with her mother. Tori has already revealed her flair for brilliant, self-effacing satire on her VH1 show So NoTORIous and Oxygen's Tori & Dean: Inn Love, but her memoir goes deeper, into the real life behind the rumors: her complicated relationship with her parents; her struggles as an actress after 90210; her accident-prone love life; and, ultimately, her quest to define herself on her own terms.

From her over-the-top first wedding to finding new love to her much-publicized--and misunderstood--"disinheritance," sTORI Telling is a juicy, eye-opening, enthralling look at what it really means to be Tori Spelling.



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The Manor
People are always asking about my parents' mansion, which they called the "Manor," but I don't really spend much time talking about it in sTORI Telling because I didn't grow up there. After demolishing Bing Crosby's former estate in Holmby Hills, a fancy neighborhood in west L.A., they spent six years building the Manor. It's about 46,000 square feet (slightly over an acre) and has 123 rooms. Not that I counted or measured. I got those figures from the press, just like everyone else.

Anyway, we moved in when I was seventeen and I only lived there for two years. In some ways the house is like a normal house, but everything is on a bigger scale. It has four floors: the basement (which we call the "Lower Level," probably because that's its designation on the elevator) and the first, second, and third floors. The first floor has a kitchen, a breakfast room, a dining room, an office, a family room, a living room, and a projection room. There's a grand foyer with sweeping staircases on each side. Oh, and there's also a guards' room and the staff dining room. Everyone except fancy guests comes through the service entrance into a hallway with the guards' room and the kitchen.

The kitchen is gigantic, and my fondest memory of it is from when I was twenty-one and had just moved back in after splitting up with a boyfriend. I came home drunk with some girlfriends, and we pillaged the two double-sized Sub-Zero refrigerators. There was always bulk food in there for the staff. We pulled out a big vat of chicken salad and a tub of peanut dressing, both of which looked like they'd been made for giants. Somewhere in the middle of our feast we decided to have a food fight, and the five of us started flinging food at each other. Soon we were covered in peanut dressing from head to toe and the pristine kitchen was a mess. Then we heard a ding, the elevator doors opened, and there was my mother.

She stared at us in silent disbelief. I said, "We're going to clean it up!" She just said, "Mmm hmm," and left the room. I felt a surge of love for her in that moment. It took us hours to clean the kitchen, but it was worth it. That moment made it feel, for once, like home. --Tori Spelling


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sTori Telling is a chance for Tori to set the record straight on her personal life and to let readers experience the truly unique life she's led - with its undeniable childhood privileges, tabloid misperceptions, career successes, and personal regrets. This is Tori's opportunity to define herself on her own terms. Whereas her VH1 show So Notorious was brilliant, self-effacing satire, her memoir will directly showcase the tabloid lies and scrutiny, her family and childhood (including a tour through the infamous Spelling mansion), her marriages, her scandalous divorce, her experiences as a new mom, and the empowering humour that stems from a private life made public caricature. Few actresses have a personal story that's more unique and full of twists and drama than their roles. Tori's tell-all memoir will be a juicy, eye-opening volume every bit as enthralling and addictive as one of her father's smash series.

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In dem Buch geht es zunächst zu einem großen Teil um Spellings Kindheit, dann wird recht ausführlich auf ihre berufliche Laufbahn eingegangen, inklusive auf die 90210-Zeit mit ein paar Details und Infos über die Serie bzw. die Schauspieler, die ich noch nicht kannte und höchst amüsant fand. Auch über ihre Beziehungen und ihre gescheiterte Ehe schreibt Spelling recht ausführlich und ehrlich (das ist natürlich ein subjektiver Eindruck). Am Ende geht es etwas schnell vorbei und auf Schwangerschaft und Geburt vom ersten Söhnchen wird nur kurz eingegangen, aber ich denke, dass kommt dann in Mommywood zur Sprache, das ich mir nun gleich im Anschluss bestellt habe. Ich habe dieses Buch sehr gerne gelesen, es ist einfach verständlich und macht einfach Spaß. Man darf natürlich keine hochwertige Literatur erwarten, aber das will man ja schließlich auch nicht immer lesen :)
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"Storitelling" ist ein sehr gutes und informatives Buch, für jeden der sich für die Geschichten von Tori Spelling interessiert. Ich finde, es ist in verständlichem Englisch geschrieben. Schade, dass es keine deutsche Übersetzung von diesem Buch gibt.

Der Leser erfährt aus Toris Sicht, wie es hinter den Kulissen von "Beverly Hills 90210" wirklich zugegangen ist. Sie beschreibt außerdem das Verhältnis zu ihren Eltern und wie sie ihren ersten und zweiten Ehemann kennengelernt hat und noch viele weitere interessante Anekdoten aus ihrem bewegten Leben.

Im großen und ganzen ein sehr lesenswertes Buch mit schönem Bildteil, das die 5 Sterne wirklich verdient hat!!
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Als Beverly Hills 902010 und Tori Spelling Fan wollte ich das Buch schon immer mal lesen. Endlich habe ichs geschafft und nicht bereut. Witzig geschrieben gibt es einen Einblick in Toris Kindheit als Aaron Spellings Tochter und Ihr Leben in Hollywood. Man lernt sie als bodenständige symphatische Frau kennen, der der Reichtum und das Leben der Eltern oftmals eher unangenehm und peinlich waren und die es nicht immer leicht hatte die " Tochter von " zu sein . Für Fans empfehlenswert, mit einigermaßen guten Englischkenntnissen ist es super verständlich zu lesen!
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4.0 von 5 Sternen Enjoyable, even if you're not a huge fan 25. März 2016
Von Mia - Veröffentlicht auf Amazon.com
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I'm not a giant Tori Spelling fan, but I don't dislike her either and a friend recommended her books as perfect, light material for me to read while recuperating from surgery and this book totally delivers. Tori just seems very genuine and admits a lot about her foibles and upscale preferences, but you forgive her because she's not the average 'girl next door'; she grew up privileged and famous and so it's okay that she needs an expensive penthouse for her first apartment after leaving the family home. There are several great stories in here about her interactions (and disappointments) with other celebrities so if you're looking for that type of dish, you will happily find it here. She also talks at length about her 90210 days and her involvement in the production of the show (even if some of it is frankly unbelievable) so 90210 fans will find some fun stuff here as well.
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4.0 von 5 Sternen Surprisingly good read... 8. Juli 2009
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I read this book after my mother, who raved about it, said I should. My mother? A Tori Spelling fan? I wouldn't have guessed, but she said she watches her TV show (she has a TV show? I responded - I don't watch much TV). Anyway, I hadn't heard anything about or from Tori Spelling since 90210 and that cheerleader TV movie, other than that nasty stuff in the press after her father died... so I went in to this not knowing a whole lot...

I figured it was going to be a whole "poor little me" book that I'd have to gag my way through. Honestly, I wasn't holding out much hope, if I'm being honest. I realize that sounds harsh, but well, that's just being truthful.

Well. I was wrong.

Let me first say that the writing isn't fabulous. She rambles off a bit sometimes and it could have been held together a little bit more with the help of a good editor. Her point does come across, but we sometimes take the long way through her brain to get there. Not necessarily a bad thing, it was interesting to be inside of her head sometimes (not nearly as empty as one is led to believe I think).

The story was interesting. I like how she says up front that although she's supposed to say that growing up she felt completely normal, she lets you know ahead of time that it wasn't quite like that. I like that she speaks candidly about her relationship with her mother. I like that she takes blame for some things (heck, most things). I think she probably didn't take enough blame for the Charlie situation (see, I didn't even know any of this!), but I can see where it must have been hard for her to admit that in print, much less in public at the time.

I absolutely loved that she tells us how she felt about all of this, that she's honest about her faults, her family, her life. I felt connected to what she was saying and who she was talking about.

This is a really great memoir. (And no, I can't believe I'm saying that. If half of what she says is true, she seems like a real down to earth person, someone you'd be proud to be as your neighbor). Hats off to you, Tori - and shame on people like me that make snap judgments.
4.0 von 5 Sternen Good Read! 1. Mai 2015
Von Abby - Veröffentlicht auf Amazon.com
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I enjoyed this book. I have always been fascinated with Tori Spelling's life, so this book was very interesting to me. It is a great book to read if you want an escape from the everyday lives of us regular people! It is very straightforward and easy to read. For me it was quite a quick read. I would recommend it and plan to read her other books. I actually don't know why I waited so long to read this one! 👍
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5.0 von 5 Sternen Good read 17. Oktober 2016
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I loved reading this book. I grew up with 90210 and always loved Tori. It's very interesting to see the difference between reality and what the tabloids publish about her. The writing was great. She is sweet and funny and smart; all of this shines through in her words. This is a great read, quick and easy to get through and left me wanting more.
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4.0 von 5 Sternen Really great story 3. Juli 2012
Von Amanda - Veröffentlicht auf Amazon.com
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I wouldn't call myself a "fan" of Tori Spelling and I don't read tabloids, so I went into this book a little blind. I was in a phase of needing to read autobiographies and this one caught my attention.

Boy, was I surprised. Tori Spelling really dives deep when she goes into the disagreements she had with her mother over the years, but she didn't berate her like you'd imagine(luckily, she didn't defend her either). I also would normally NEVER agree with cheating, and, in fact, I still believe her cheating on her husband was completely wrong and she should have left him first.

HOWEVER, she did tell him immediately and it's obvious from the last half of the book how much she loves Dean. I even watched a clip of their show Tori & Dean: Inn Love after finishing the novel and could see it in the show. It was a very personal and exclusive look into the life of one rich & famous person and it made me respect her more than you'd imagine. She may have grown up with money but she didn't use it the way I think some do, and the way some people believe she does.

From what I can tell, Tori Spelling has done her best, tried her hardest, and she now has a beautiful family and a loving husband to show for it. I like her.
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