In Just Kids, Patti Smith’s first book of prose, the legendary American artist offers a never-before-seen glimpse of her remarkable relationship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in the epochal days of New York City and the Chelsea Hotel in the late sixties and seventies. An honest and moving story of youth and friendship, Smith brings the same unique, lyrical quality to Just Kids as she has to the rest of her formidable body of work—from her influential 1975 album Horses to her visual art and poetry.
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Review: Just KidsUser Review - Tia - Goodreads
Can we just be honest and cut the shit? This is an awful book. You may like Patti's music, or Robert's photography (I do), or the idea of NYC in the 60's and 70's. But this is so poorly written that ... Read full review
Review: Just KidsUser Review - Jennifer O'Kelly - Goodreads
This book spoke right to my soul. It made me feel a lot of feelings, eat a lot of donuts, and make a lot of art. An absolute favourite. Read full review