David Bowie - famously described as rock's greatest chameleon - has lived an extraordinary life. From his early years in post-war, bombed out Brixton to a troubled later childhood in Bromley, to the decadent glamour of Ziggy Stardust, Bowie's life has been filled with drama. This book tells his story.
David Bowie is one of our greatest icons. This is the definitive biography.
Fascinating The Times Sharp, elegant and convincing Mojo The most complete and compelling portrait of Bowie's life ever assembled Rolling Stone The diamond dog's bollocks ... boasting countless new interviews with key players ... the first Bowie book to get as close as possible to the essence of the man Record Collector Superb Mail on Sunday
Paul Trynka is the former editor of Mojo. He lives in South London with his wife and son.