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Bono: In the Name of Love

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From his childhood in Dublin, to his superstardom, to his emergence as one of the world's great philanthropists: here is the story of Bono. Not only is Bono a crucial element in the most dazzlingly inventive band since the Beatles, he is also the most overtly politicized rock superstar since John Lennon, and the biggest espouser of interracial harmony and spiritual "one lo
Paperback, 330 pages
Published June 14th 2005 by Thunder's Mouth Press (first published December 31st 2004)
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Given that I've followed the band since I was about 13 years old, and likewise have read about a dozen books on Bono and the boys already, this volume didn't tell me anything I didn't already know.

Decent for U2 newbies (is there such a thing?) but something the card-carrying fans may want to skip.
Karen Sakariasen
While I genuinely enjoyed this book, it was a pleasure to read, I feel it read a bit like an essay.
It was full of information and facts, as well as entertaining quotes. I just wish it had had a bit more substance, more personality.
Loved the biographical info about Bono, but the writing was very hard to follow with run-on sentences and disjointed thoughts.
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