- Author : Carly Simon
- Release Date : 24 November 2015
- Publisher : Flatiron Books
- Categories : Biography & Autobiography
- Pages : 304 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9781250095909
- ISBN 10 : 1250095905
Synopsis : Boys in the Trees written by Carly Simon, published by Flatiron Books which was released on 24 November 2015. Download Boys in the Trees Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Carly Simon's New York Times bestselling memoir, Boys in the Trees, reveals her remarkable life, beginning with her storied childhood as the third daughter of Richard L. Simon, the co-founder of publishing giant Simon & Schuster, her musical debut as half of The Simon Sisters performing folk songs with her sister Lucy in Greenwich Village, to a meteoric solo career that would result in 13 top 40 hits, including the #1 song "You're So Vain." She was the first artist in history to win a Grammy Award, an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award, for her song "Let the River Run" from the movie Working Girl. The memoir recalls a childhood enriched by music and culture, but also one shrouded in secrets that would eventually tear her family apart. Simon brilliantly captures moments of creative inspiration, the sparks of songs, and the stories behind writing "Anticipation" and "We Have No Secrets" among many others. Romantic entanglements with some of the most famous men of the day fueled her confessional lyrics, as well as the unraveling of her storybook marriage to James Taylor.