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Milicent Patrick

Readers can’t get enough of Mallory O’Meara’s The Lady from the Black Lagoon [Hanover Square Press]. The titular “Lady” is film trailblazer Milicent Patrick, whose classic Hollywood monster work was credited to a man. And now #HooplaBookClub invites you to be a part of the discussion! 

Simply borrow the title on Hoopla in ebook or audiobook format, and gear up to start the conversation here!

(PS. An extra treat for all you audiobook fans: the author narrates the book herself!) (PPS. For a preview, get a load of Mallory sharing her excitement about the book club news here!)

The Lady from the Black Lagoon cover

⭐”Captivating and exhaustively researched…This is a fascinating slice of Hollywood history. — Publishers Weekly, starred review

⭐”There’s never a dull moment in this beautiful, heartfelt tribute to a pioneering special-effects designer and animator and passionate call for change in the industry that forgot her.” — Booklist, starred review