The strangest thing about this book is the characterization of John Lennon.
I'm not saying the author fabricated a lot of it, but take into consideration how much of the book is proven fact and how much is speculation.
I mean, I really dont care to know about Yoko, but it seems there is as much about her in this book as there is on John.
Many people dislike this book because of the image he portrays John as, I was very skeptical to read it. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Courtney McCormick
This is a no holds barred biography on John Lennon that tells a story a lot of John Lennon fans may not want to hear. It is interesting to read his side of the story.Published 10 months ago by Debbie
This book got 2 stars instead of 1 because I was impressed by the author's amount of research and the way he combined all stories into what read like a complete timeline in John's... Read morePublished on February 4, 2013 by T. Johnson
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The author had the luxury of hiring an army of reasearchers. Read more
Just read Lives of John Lennon and always been a Beatle fan. I always thought Yoko was a nothing, but this book added to her low character: manipulative, self serving, oppressive,... Read morePublished on August 15, 2012 by mah
People hate it when they're confronted with facts contrary to what they want to read. I think Goldman's book is well researched and probably the best and deepest biography of... Read morePublished on April 26, 2012 by L. Vassallo
People who deify any musician, actor or athlete are laughably divorced from reality and unworthy of being taken seriously. And probably not out of their teen years yet. Read morePublished on February 26, 2012 by Crawford
A brilliant, insightful biography of a man much loved but probably as much misunderstood. I came to this book with a near prejudice given the scathing indictments that abound on... Read morePublished on September 24, 2011 by Seamus