Best of all, because this book was written before Cobain's death, it is not tinged with the "isn't this tragic" attitude that permeates many books about Nirvana and Cobain. Instead, the book is vibrant with the energy, excitement, and passion that swept local musicians the day "Nevermind" was released, local audiences in the months after, the U.S, and--lest we forget--the world, during Nirvana's more-than-15-minutes of fame.
There are a lot of books out there about Kurt Cobain and/or Nirvana.
This book is one of the most interesting books on NIRVANA I've ever read, I recomend this book to ALL NIRVANA FANS or to anyone interested in Kurt.
The book is very well detailed, and the book seems like Kurt was actually telling you his life story.
One star for what seems like a great book. But, I own the kindle version and it leaves out huge hunks of the text between page turns no matter what size I make the font. Read morePublished 13 days ago by J. Peterson
great book uncluttered by Kurt's death which seems to make an obsession of everything they try to tell post his death.Published 3 months ago by Geoff Calvert
From a die hard fan's point of view, you almost feel like you're sitting in the room with them. Very well written. I even cried a little at the end!Published 8 months ago by AnnieN43
This was why the suburban kids in the 90's weren't so jocked out as they are now. yup yup yupPublished 8 months ago by Jeff Baumann
I love music biographies and have read tons of them, this book is a snooze fest. I expected more, sadly disappointed.Published 10 months ago by Doosk
This is a great read on Nirvana. I've read "Heavier than Heaven" and what's so good about "Come As You Are" is you get to read the quotes by people who weren't... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Enter name here
The book is good and comes with great detail. I was hoping for a bit more in terms of information from later years.Published 13 months ago by Michelle Taehen
I really enjoyed this book. There were many facts I didn't know, and some clarification of things I'd heard of. A good read, not too heavy.Published 14 months ago by Canty
There are a lot of books out there about Kurt Cobain and/or Nirvana. Only a few of them are any good. This one is the best. Read morePublished 15 months ago by charity