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composer , journalist , singer , writer , songwriter

Nicholas Schaffner was an American non-fiction author, journalist, and singer-songwriter. As an author, his works include the biographies The Beatles Forever and A Saucerful of Secrets: The Pink Floyd Odyssey as well as the children's book The Boys from Liverpool: John, Paul, George, Ringo. Schaffner also wrote articles for Rolling Stone, Musician, The Village Voice, and Trouser Press. He was the grandson of Imagist poet Hilda Doolittle(H.D).

Works

  • book

    • The Beatles Forever

    • 505 Rock-and-Roll Questions Your Friends Can't Answer

    • The British Invasion, McGraw-Hill

    • John Lennon in My Life (with Pete Shotten)

    • A Saucerful of Secrets: The Pink Floyd Odyssey

  • Children's book

    • The Boys from Liverpool: John, Paul, George, Ringo

  • collection of poetry

    • The Fool's Journey

  • song-cycle album

    • Magical Kingdoms

Connections

father:
John

mother:
Perdita