DIPLOMACY AND DIAMONDS: MY WARS FROM THE BALLROOM TO THE BATTLEFIELD is the memoir of Joanne Herring, the charmer portrayed by Julia Roberts in the film Charlie Wilson's War. The book chronicles Herrings international escapades and glimpses her friendships with Prince Phillip, Anwar Sadat, Margaret Thatcher, Francisco Franco, Tom Hanks, Barbara Walters and more.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Nancy Dorman-Hickson on the title page at the store. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in October, 2011 by Center Street, an imprint of the Hachette Book Group.
NANCY DORMAN-HICKSON (pictured below from our Wall of Fame) is a homegirl and former award-winning editor/writer at Southern Living. Her work has drawn praise from Harper Lee, Pat Conroy, Fannie Flagg, Sue Monk Kidd and many others. Thank you Nancy Dorman-Hickson for signing our books.