Marlo Thomas signs copies of book in Chicago

November 8, 2010 5:22:14 AM PST
Actress Marlo Thomas was in Chicago Sunday to promote her new book and to help out at a fund raiser for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

The hospital was founded by her father, Danny Thomas, in 1962.

Thomas' book is called Growing Up Laughing, a description of her career and her marriage to former television talk show host Phil Donahue.