HOLLYWOOD ROYALTY: A Family In Films
An intimate account of Jesse L. Lasky, the visionary film pioneer who produced the first feature film in Hollywood and Founded Paramount Studios with partners Cecil B. DeMille and Sam Goldwyn.
Silver-Lasky has written a masterful history of the birth and development of Hollywood, intimately revealed in over 400 letters between Lasky and his screenwriter son Jesse Lasky Jr., Pat writing partner and husband for 30 years. Her insider knowledge creates a unique mix of history and biography told with all the drama of a Hollywood blockbuster.
2015 (4th edition) THE OFFER
(with Jesse Lasky Jr.)
"In addition to the accurate portrayal of a people caught up in the sweep of history, action and adventure, THE OFFER delivers a timeless message
to a new generation." Publishers Weekly, July 10 1981
THE OFFER is "a sweeping, tautly written dynastic saga…a complex, passion-filled drama.' L.A. Times Aug 23 1981
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2015 A STAR CALLED WORMWOOD
"An erotic thriller, now available on Amazon as trade paperback or on Kindle. “Murder in Hollywood Does Not Always Happen in the Movies.” Amazon 5 stars.
2012 SCAMS SCHEMES SCUMBAGS
(with Peter Betts)
A light-hearted look at con artists through the ages. It's available on Amazon trade paperback and all ebook formats. It's already selling like hotcakes––so don't be the last to read it! Look for it on Amazon paperback and all ebook formats.
2010 RIDE THE TIGER
Fame, money and sex, that's what Hollywood is all about. Madelaine Brent wanted them all and she always got everything she wanted. But sometimes everything is too much and somebody can get murdered. Her agent warned her of an ancient Chinese proverb: ‘She who rides the tiger better not dismount.’ Was Maddie about to fall off?