MISS D & ME

July 4, 2017

July 4th. Oh, how Miss D always loved the holidays.  She was a true New England Yankee. She loved dressing up and celebrating all occasions - full tilt, like only Miss D could. In 1982, she rented a house on Long Island. We had so much fun getting the beach house ready...

June 13, 2017

The below letter, published in THIS ‘N THAT (1987), was written by Kathryn Sermak to Bette Davis. You can pre-order Kath’s upcoming book MISS D & ME: Life with the Invincible Bette Davis here

My Dear Miss D., Mother M.:

On Friday, June 13, 1979, we met; a little girl f...

April 16, 2017

April, 1983. On Easter Sunday I decided to surprise Miss D with a baby rabbit. Before she awoke that morning, I snuck the rabbit into her room. Of course it immediately darted under her bed and I had to shoo him out without waking her. At any moment she was going to wa...

April 5, 2017

For ten years Kathryn Sermak was at Bette Davis' side first as an employee and then as her closest friend, and in MISS D AND ME she at last tells the story of the great star’s harrowing but inspiring final years, a story fans have been waiting decades to hear....

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28 years ago, Kathryn Sermak promised Bette Davis that one day she would write their story. She kept her promise.