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One, Two, Three, Four: Craig Brown in conversation with Francis Wheen

Join us for what promises to be a fascinating evening with award-winning biographer Craig Brown, talking to Francis Wheen about his insightful, hilarious and dynamic book on The Beatles, "One, Two, Three, Four."

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Thursday 22nd April, 2021 @ 7:30 pm

  • In Conversation
  • Online event
  • Questions & Answers

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About the Event

Join us for what promises to be a fascinating evening with award-winning biographer Craig Brown, talking about his insightful, hilarious and dynamic book on The Beatles, One, Two, Three, Four.

In conversation with the journalist, author and broadcaster Francis Wheen, Craig will talk about the iconic rock group, and his masterful book which won the Baillie Gifford Prize 2020, was nominated for Waterstones Book of the Year, and is our Non-Fiction Book of the Month for April. Youll also be able to put your own questions to Craig and Francis at this special online event.

This event will be broadcast on Zoom, please make sure you have this installed and updated on your chosen device. Please note that the Ticket Book options for this event require a UK postal address. Please do not select these options if you do not have a UK postal address as you may not receive the books. Postage will be made after the event, so delivery is likely to be after the publication date.

About the Book

One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time
One Two Three Four: The Beatles in Time

Craig Brown

Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date:2 Apr 2020

ISBN:9780008340001

3.89 out of 5
12 reviews
"In this enthralling, impressionistic biography, Craig Brown examines the immense cultural impact of the Beatles"
Evening Standard
"... a rearrangement of stories and legends whose trick is to make them gleam anew."
The Guardian
"when Brown alights on less well-trodden material, his panache as a writer and understanding of the Beatles’ significance rarely let him down"
The Guardian
"by far the best book anyone has written about them and the closest we can get to the truth"
Literary Review
"Craig Brown’s irreverent wit and unpretentiousness makes this sprawling mosaic of a book highly entertaining"
Irish Times
"An extraordinary story, beautifully told, about four young men who shaped the modern world"
Daily Mail
"Brown’s book is a diverting reminder of seven years that will never be matched"
New Statesman
"A biographical mosaic of the Beatles"
Times Literary Supplement
"a ridiculously enjoyable treat"
The Sunday Times
"if you want to know what it was like to live those extraordinary Beatles years in real time, read this book"
The Spectator