FRESH INNOVATIVE LOOK AT THE WORLD OF JOHN, PAUL, RINGO AND GEORGE Enlightening and unusual, offbeat and addictive, trivial yet indispensable, Do You Want to Know a Secret? is a treasure-trove of fantastic fab-four facts for Beatles and trivia fans alike. From strange-but-true stories to urban myths debunked, the book explores, in bite-size sections, the weird and wonderful world of John, Paul, Ringo and George, including: A Day in the Life - 6 July 1957: How it all began She Said She Said - Great Beatles quotes I Should Have Known Better - 20 urban myths about the Beatles exposed You Can't Do That - Unusual Instrumentation on Beatles records Do You Want To Know a Secret? - Strange-but-true stories about the Beatles I've Got No Time for Trivialities - 20 bits of Beatles trivia that defy categorisation Expert Textpert - Hilariously over-the-top critique of the Beatles Standing on the Cast Iron Shore - Surrealism in Beatles lyrics
Keith Topping is an author and journalist and has written books on music, TV and film, including several Virgin programme guides. He is a Beatles addict and 'was born to write this book'.