From Our Editors
In June 1998, Maupin's international beloved classic set in San Francisco comes to life in a Showtime miniseries, starring Olympia Dukakis, Laura Linney, and Thomas Gibson as well as exciting new cast members, including Swoozie Kurtz and Ed Asner. 8-page photo insert
From the Publisher
The tenants of 28 Barbary Lane have fled their cozy nest for adventures far afield. Mary Ann Singleton finds love at sea with a forgetful stranger, Mona Ramsey discovers her doppelgänger in a desert whorehouse, and Michael Tolliver bumps into his favorite gynecologist in a Mexican bar. Meanwhile, their venerable landlady takes the biggest journey of all—without ever leaving home.
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The internationally beloved classic comes to life in a Showtime miniseries. Few works of fiction have blazed a trail through popular culture like Armistead Maupin's "Tales of the City" series. Since its publication as a daily newspaper serial in 1976, Maupin's incisive comedy of manners has expanded into six bestselling novels, the first of which became a highly acclaimed television miniseries sta...