Books written by David Yaffe

Reckless Daughter

Harper Perennial | October 2, 2018 | 448 pages
The definitive biography of unmistakable Canadian voice. A national bestseller, now in paperback. With an inimitable sound and unmistakable voice, Joni Mitchell is one of the most iconic performers and storytellers of any generation. Reckless Daughter tells the remarkable, heart-wrenching story of... More Info

Reckless Daughter

HarperCollins Publishers | August 29, 2017 | 544 pages
Joni Mitchell is a cultural touchstone for generations of Canadians. In her heyday she released ten experimental, challenging, and revealing albums; her lyrics captivated people with the beauty of their language and the rawness of their emotions, both deeply personal to Mitchell and universally... More Info

Bob Dylan

May 24, 2011 | 192 pages
Offers a historical look at the life and career of Bob Dylan from four perspectives: his relationship to blackness, the influence of his singing style, his image on film, and his songwriting.  More Info