Susan Lucci Memoir

The lifestory of a soap opera icon is on its way to the racks of your local bookseller.

Sudster staple Susan Lucci, 63, has landed a book deal.

We can already hear the Soccer Moms of America raiding the racks of Borders!

The stage star best known for her role as Port Charles vamp Erica Kane on the award-winning ABC daytime drama All My Children will release a memoir in 2011 through a publishing deal with It Books, the imprint said Wednesday.

Susan Lucci has been called “Daytime’s Leading Lady” by TV Guide, with The New York Times and The Los Angeles Times citing her as the highest-paid actor in daytime television. In 1999, Lucci won her first Best Actress Emmy for her portrayal of Erica, after more than 20 years in soaps and a bevy of nominations.

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