Betty has inked a two-book deal with G.P. Putnam's Sons that calls for her to pen a memoir, "Listen Up!," focusing on the last 15 years, and another tome about her work with the L.A. zoo, "The Zoo and I: Betty and Her Friends."
She's got five books under her belt already. "Here We Go Again: My Life in Television," from 1995, should be required reading for anyone working in the TV biz. And she made a point of telling me once that she wrote that book — no ghost writers at all.
Here's the release from Putnam: