Books by Rob Sheffield

ON BOWIE by Rob Sheffield
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 28, 2016

"Sheffield is the right writer for this book, but its hasty production is evident on nearly every page."
A critic's earnest elegy for the late rock star's influence on music, fashion, sexuality, and personal transformation. Read full book review >
TURN AROUND BRIGHT EYES by Rob Sheffield
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 6, 2013

"It's only rock 'n' roll writing, but Sheffield nails it."
Rolling Stone contributing editor Sheffield (Talking to Girls About Duran Duran: One Young Man's Quest for True Love and a Cooler Haircut, 2010, etc.) muses on love, loss, life, Rod Stewart, female Rush fans and much more in an homage to the art and attitude of karaoke. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 15, 2010

"Those who loved the author's debut should enjoy this follow-up."
Prequel to Rolling Stone contributing editor Sheffield's Love Is a Mix Tape (2007). Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 2, 2007

"Witty and wise; a true candidate for the All-Time Desert Island Top 5 Books About Pop Music."
A rock critic tells about the love of life via a series of 15 mix tapes full to bursting with songs of passion, regret and bad rhyme schemes. Read full book review >