David L. Goodrich is the nephew of Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett. He was born in New York City and lives there with his wife. A Yale graduate, he has published magazine fiction and nonfiction, plus two other nonfiction books and a novel. "
"The Real Nick and Nora is a thoroughly engaging evocation of the old Hollywood through deft portraits of the wonderfully skilled married couple-Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett-to whom we owe memorable films and plays from The Thin Man to The Diary of Anne Frank."-Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.; "[L]iterate, informative, well researched, charming, and personal all at the same time. I've told everyone I know to rush out and buy it."-Leonard Maltin; "For those who wonder how screenwriting teams, as well as married folks, stay happily together, The Real Nick and Nora, a 'dual biography' of screenwriters Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, is an entertaining read."-Daily Variety"