'The guitar's alright for a hobby, John, but you'll never make a living out of it.' (John's Aunt Mimi)
From his childhood in Liverpool's Penny Lane and his schooldays at Dovedale Primary, the book describes the love of music and the success of the Beatles that catapulted John Lennon into superstardom. Describing his home life, the relationships with his family, friends and fellow band members, the book charts John's fascinating life, his beliefs and struggles for peace and love.
Contains quotation panels, including letters and diary extracts. Also includes a date chart, glossary and index.
Liz Gogerly is a writer and editor of children's information books and a former teacher. She has worked on a wide variety of books and has a specialist knowledge of history and biographies.
...explained with honesty and clarity. An outstanding children's biography of a complex subject.