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Host Susan Stamberg talks with Martha Sherrill about her new book, My Last Movie Star, a story about the not so subtle seduction of fame. Sherrill says her novel's Hollywood characters pursue fame's "wonderful blur." It's all they want, she says, but they never enough.

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