Rin Tin Tin — By Susan Orlean — Book Review

Rin Tin Tin — By Susan Orlean — Book Review

Susan Orlean follows the life of the soulful German shepherd who was born on the battlefields of World War I, conquered Hollywood and emerged victorious as a perfect icon of cold war gunslinging.

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    “The stuff that stays with us and manages to outlive its limits is what drew me to this story, and what I hope might explain something about life to me,” bestselling author Susan Orlean wrote in her 2011 book “Rin Tin Tin: The Life and Legend.
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  • Susan Orlean gets the dirt on Rin Tin Tin
    Rin Tin Tin was much more popular than, say, Tom Cruise or Brad Pitt ever were.” New Yorker staff writer Susan Orlean has been busy talking up her latest book, Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend (Simon & Schuster), a biography of the most popular ...
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  • Susan Orlean talks Rin Tin Tin
    Susan Orlean’s new book, Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend (Simon & Schuster) is the story of a dog – a very special dog. Rin Tin Tin was the name given to a puppy found on a WWI battlefield that went on to star in more than twenty films.
    10/25/2011 - 11:44 pm | View Link
  • Book Review Podcast: Susan Orlean’s ‘Rin Tin Tin’
    Listen to previous podcasts from the Book Review. In Sunday’s Book Review, Jennifer Schuessler reviews “Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend” by The New Yorker writer Susan Orlean. The book chronicles the life of the famous German shepherd who was ...
    10/21/2011 - 9:49 am | View Link
  • The New York Times
    Women, Orlean shows in one of the book’s many fascinating tangents, were crucial to the popularization of dog training — restyled as dog “obedience,” to the dismay of purists — but they are largely absent from the story of Rin Tin Tin.
    10/20/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Susan Orlean's 'Rin Tin Tin' Is About Hollywood, Fame and Obsession
    New Yorker writer Susan Orlean chronicles the epic tale of the dapper dog in her engrossing new book, Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend (Simon & Schuster), which deftly weaves together Rin Tin Tin's story with moments of cultural transition. These ...
    10/3/2011 - 1:00 am | View Link
  • 'Rin Tin Tin' puts Susan Orlean through her paces
    In her dazzling "Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend," Susan Orlean ... East Blvd., Cleveland. Cost: Includes a screening of "Clash of the Wolves," the 1925 Rin Tin Tin movie. Event- only ticket, $12; book included, $24. 216-421-7350. Orlean, who grew ...
    10/1/2011 - 3:00 am | View Link
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  • Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend
    Reviews. Publishers Weekly "Stirring ... A tale of passion and dedication overcoming adversity ... Even readers coming to Rin Tin Tin for the first time will find it ...
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  • Rin Tin Tin’ by Susan Orlean
    In “Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend” Susan Orlean attempts to deconstruct the meaning of this famous dog’s enduring popularity.
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  • Rin Tin Tin — By Susan Orlean — Book Review
    Do dogs deserve biographies? In “Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend,” Susan Orlean answers that question resoundingly in the affirmative, while also ...
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  • 'Rin Tin Tin,' by Susan Orlean
    Rin Tin Tin continues his long career of popularity. Vitaphone pictures for Warner Bros. bring "Rough Waters" and "The Man Hunter." 1930 ###Live Caption: Rin Tin Tin ...
    09/24/2011 - 7:59 pm | View Website
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