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  • Published: 7 January 2020
  • ISBN: 9781787462144
  • Imprint: Arrow
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 416
  • RRP: $19.99
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Daisy Jones and The Six

Winner of the Glass Bell Award for Fiction




'I devoured this in a day, falling head over heels for Daisy and the band.' Reese Witherspoon

THE SUNDAY TIMES AND NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA Daily Mirror best fiction pick of 2019A Daily Express best book of 2019'I LOVE it . . . I can't remember the last time I read a book that was so fun' DOLLY ALDERTON____________________________________Everybody knows Daisy Jones and the Six.

From the moment Daisy walked barefoot on to the stage at the Whisky, she and the band were a sensation. Their sound defined an era. Their albums were on every turntable. They sold out arenas from coast to coast.

This is the story of their incredible rise: the desire, the rivalry - and the music.

Then, on 12 July 1979, Daisy Jones and the Six split up.Nobody knew why. Until now..._________________'New obsession, incoming' TELEGRAPH'I didn't want this book to end' FEARNE COTTON'Utterly believable . . . fantastically enjoyable' THE TIMES'Pitch perfect' SUNDAY TIMES

'Reads like an addictive Netflix documentary meets A Star Is Born - despite being utterly fictional. It's also a call-to-arms that when you find your niche, don't doubt, embrace it.' EMERALD STREET'The verdict: Daisy Jones steals the limelight... A zeitgeist book for 2019' STYLIST'Well observed, sensitively told . . . a great read.' WILL GOMPERTZ, BBC

'A tremendously engaging, and completely believable tale of rock and roll excess... inventive, persuasive and completely satisfying.' DYLAN JONES

'I spent a lost weekend in this book. Daisy Jones is an instant icon.' ERIN KELLY

'DAISY JONES & THE SIX is a transporting novel - at once a love story, a glimpse into the combustible inner workings of a rock-and-roll band, and a pitch-perfect recreation of the music scene of the Fleetwood Mac era. You'll never want it to end.' CECILIA AHERN

'Once in a blue moon you get to discover a book you end up pressing upon many other people to read. Taylor Jenkins Reid has got every nuance, every detail exact and right. I loved every word.' PAUL REES

'So brilliantly written I thought all the characters were real . . . I couldn't put it down.' EDITH BOWMAN'Explosive . . . a gorgeous novel and a ravishing read.' CHARLOTTE HEATHCOTE, SUNDAY EXPRESS'Sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll? You bet, but it's Daisy's refusal to become a mere muse that powers this buzzy music-industry romance.' HEPHZIBAH ANDERSON, MAIL ON SUNDAY'The characters leap off the page, seducing you with their dramas, and making you wish the band was real.' HEAT'The heady haze of the 70s music scene, and a perfectly flawed Daisy, combine to create a fresh, rock n roll read. I loved it.' ALI LAND, author of Good Me Bad Me

  • Published: 7 January 2020
  • ISBN: 9781787462144
  • Imprint: Arrow
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 416
  • RRP: $19.99
Categories:

About the author

Taylor Jenkins Reid

Taylor Jenkins Reid is the author of several novels, including Daisy Jones & The Six, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo and Forever, Interrupted. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, their daughter, and their dog.

Praise for Daisy Jones and The Six

[T]his absorbing novel is full of irresistible characters, and brilliantly evokes its time and place. It’s my favourite novel of the year.

Charlotte Heathcote FICTION OF THE YEAR, Daily Mirror

Unique, inventive and stylish…It’s exciting and intoxicating, and I loved the effortlessly cool Daisy Jones. It is a novel I’ll revisit regularly.

Zoe West, BOOKS OF THE YEAR, Woman & Home

I totally fell for Taylor Jenkins Reid’s engaging recreation of the 70s rock 'n' roll scene . . . this novel has a lot of heart.

Joanne Finney BEST READS OF 2019, Good Housekeeping

I LOVE it . . . I can't remember the last time I read a book that was so fun

Dolly Alderton, The High Low

Utterly believable . . . fabulously entertaining

Will Hodgkinson, The Times

part juicy celebrity tell-all, part A Star Is Born . . . Be prepared to read it in a single night

Vogue, Best New Books 2019

I devoured DAISY JONES AND THE SIX in a day, falling head over heels for it. Taylor Jenkins Reid transported me into the magic of the 70’s music scene in a way I’ll never forget. The characters were beautifully layered and complex... Daisy and the band captured my heart, and they’re sure to capture yours too

Reese Witherspoon

A tremendously engaging, and completely believable tale of rock and roll excess, one made all the more enjoyable by being written as an oral biography. It’s inventive, persuasive and completely satisfying.

Dylan Jones

Fascinating . . . you can’t wait to find out what happens next . . . Everyone should read this.

Claudia Winkleman, RADIO 2

It's as if a woman wrestled the narrative from Almost Famous, drenched it in sunshine, sex and tequila, then left it for us to read on a rainy Sunday.

Grazia

Taylor Jenkins Reid is a stunning writer whose characters are unforgettable and whose stories are deeply emotional. Her new book is her most gripping yet

Emily Giffin

I spent a lost weekend in this book. Daisy Jones is an instant icon.

Erin Kelly

Once in a blue moon you get to discover a book you end up pressing upon many other people to read. Taylor Jenkins Reid has got every nuance, every detail exact and right. I loved every word.

Paul Rees

The characters leap off the page, seducing you with their dramas, and making you wish the band was real. Five stars.

Heat

So brilliantly written I thought all the characters were real . . . I couldn’t put it down

Edith Bowman

With Daisy Jones, Taylor Jenkins Reid has conjured up a legend both on the page and off. A zeitgeist book for 2019, read it before the series becomes the next must-see.

Stylist

Chances are that by the end of the year you’ll want to track down Daisy’s music and play it, even though the fabulous 1970s songbird never existed.

Writing Magazine

DAISY JONES & THE SIX is a transporting novel – at once a love story, a glimpse into the combustible inner workings of a rock-and-roll band, and a pitch-perfect recreation of the music scene of the Fleetwood Mac era. You’ll never want it to end.

Cecelia Ahern

A book that reads like an addictive Netflix documentary meets A Star Is Born – despite being utterly fictional . . . It’s also a call-to-arms that when you find your niche, don’t doubt, embrace it.

Emerald Street

Brace for 2019’s first pop-culture sensation . . . we’re not exaggerating . . . new obsession, incoming . . . If you liked Almost Famous, you’ll love it.

Stella Magazine, Telegraph

The heady haze of the 70s music scene, and a perfectly flawed Daisy, combine to create a fresh, rock n roll read. I loved it.

Ali Land

Prepare to be obsessed

Stylist

Brilliantly gripping

Reader's Digest

With wonderfully layered and complex characters, Reid’s latest novel is brilliantly written and hard to put down

Psychologies

Utterly refreshing - and too charming not to love

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Featuring Fleetwood Mac, The Kinks, Dire Straits and more, you can now listen to the official Daisy Jones and the Six playlist on Spotify

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Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid

A thrilling story told in the form of an extended oral history, Daisy Jones and the Six transports the reader to the world of '70's rock 'n roll; creative chaos, musical alchemy and an iconic sound. Learn more: https://www.penguin.com.au/books/daisy-jones-and-the-six-9781786331519

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