Bob spitz

Bob Spitz is an American journalist and author best known for his celebrity biographies, including the New York Times best seller The Beatles: The Biography.[1]

Articles by Spitz appear regularly in The New York Times Magazine, GQ, Conde Nast Traveler, Men's Journal, In Style, Esquire and The Washington Post. He currently lives in Connecticut.[2]

Nonfiction Books

  • “Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child”
  • “The Saucier's Apprentice: One Long Strange Trip through the Great Cooking Schools of Europe” (W. W. Norton and Company, 2008)
  • “The Beatles: The Biography” (Little, Brown and Company, 2005)
  • “Barefoot in Babylon: The Creation of the Woodstock Music Festival, 1969” (W. W. Norton and Company, 1989)
  • “Dylan: A Biography” (McGraw-Hill, 1988)
  • “The Making of Superstars: Artists and Executives of the Rock Music Business” (Anchor Press, 1978)

Juvenile Nonfiction Books



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