by Jacqueline Susann
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Three women seek escape as they learn about the bitterness, corruption, and falsehoods of the show-business world
June 12, 2009 Jacqueline Susann's Valley of the Dolls is a zipper-ripper that has been called trashy, tawdry, glitzy, lusty, sordid and seamy — and that's just the beginning of its appeal, says Nancy Bachrach.
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