Peter Ames Carlin’s New York Times bestselling biography of one of America’s greatest musicians is the first in twenty-five years to be written with the cooperation of Bruce Springsteen himself. In Bruce, acclaimed music writer Peter Ames Carlin presents a startlingly intimate and vivid portrait of a rock icon. For more than four decades, Bruce Springsteen has reflected the heart and soul of America.
A must-read for fans, Bruce is a meticulously researched, compulsively readable biography of a man laden with family tragedy, a tremendous dedication to his artistry, and an all-consuming passion for fame and influence.
"No previous biographer has uncovered as much about Springsteen’s family." -Rolling Stone
"There are many things I could and should be doing right now, but I am not… I am reading and rereading this book. Why did you do this to me?" -Jon Stewart