Biographies & Memoirs

My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business: A Memoir

My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business: A Memoir

Dick Van Dyke, indisputably one of the greats of the golden age of television, is admired and beloved by audiences the world over for his beaming smile, his physical dexterity, his impeccable comic timing, his ridiculous stunts, and his unforgettable screen roles.



Chapter 1. Step in Time

Chapter 2. The Yawn Patrol

Chapter 3. Special Services

Chapter 4. The Merry Mutes

Chapter 5. Live on the Air

Chapter 6. A Seven-Year Contract

Chapter 7. Laugh Lines

Chapter 8. Bye Bye Birdie

Chapter 9. Rob and Laura Petrie

Chapter 10. Showtime

Chapter 11. Canceled

Chapter 12. Business as Usual

Chapter 13. A Jolly Holiday

Chapter 14. Family Values

Chapter 15. Seeing Stars

Chapter 16. Upsets and Good-byes


Chapter 17. Never a Dull Moment

Chapter 18. Some Kind of Nut

Chapter 19. The New Dick Van Dyke + Photo Insert

Chapter 20. The Morning After


Chapter 21. Sailing Away

Chapter 22. Another Fine Mess

Chapter 23. Divorce American Style

Chapter 24. Em-va-zema

Chapter 25. Strong Medicine


Chapter 26. The Old Man and the TV

Chapter 27. Diagnosis Fun

Chapter 28. Curtain Calls

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