Posted on 09/01/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
The ultimate rebellious younger sibling has found herself another moment in the spotlight.
In Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret, author and satirist Craig Brown takes an unusual approach for a biography.
The younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II didn’t achieve the success that a typical biographical subject has done.
But that’s what fascinated Brown — that and how Margaret, known for her sarcasm that often crossed into unequivocal rudeness (in sharp contrast with polite, staid Elizabeth), became a bit of a social phenomenon.
Listen to his interview with NPR below or read the highlights here.
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