A fascinating behind-the-scenes glimpse into the world of the iconic Disney Studios, A Whole Life To Remember is a fast-paced and utterly absorbing story which captures a beloved bygone era with acuity, wisdom, and heart.
A Whole Life to Remember is the story of Sophie Simmons, a talented young girl from New York, who travels to Los Angeles in the 1930s to become a cartoonist. The story follows Sophie in her way to achieve her dream in a world of men at the golden beginnings of the Disney Studios. Love, friendship, tragedy and glamour are all the ingredients of this fascinating novel that will transport you to the backstage of the big first Disney cartoon productions, such as Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs or Dumbo accompanied by a heroine who will stay with you for a long time.
Ramon Llull Prize 2020
A compelling, delightful story, mixture of fact and fiction, which is a homage to all the women who have struggled for a place in a world of work often exclusively for men.
Uitgeverij Luitingh (The Netherlands), Alma Littera (Lithuania), Laguna (Serbia), Salani (Italy), Humanitas (Romania).