A powerful and uncompromising memoir from one of rock s most charismatic stars
CHRISSIE HYNDE is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known as the leader of the Pretenders. Hynde released nine studio albums as the Pretenders, beginning with1980 s Pretenders, which Rolling Stone ranked in the top 15 best debut albums of all time. Most recently, she released the album Stockholm, under her own name, in 2014. She lives in London.
"Chrissie Hynde has just written the rock memoir of the year" *
Sunday Times *
"Chrissie Hynde's autobiography Reckless ... out-rocks them all" * Washington Post *
"She writes just like she lives, and just like she makes music. She does it her way, which is an inimitable multiplicity of things: impulsive, untamed, ragged, proud, a little sad around the edges" * Daily Beast *
"Full of engaging stories, dry wit and revelations" * Guardian *
"She writes beautifully" -- Mail on Sunday