Jerry Hopkins


Born
in Camden, New Jersey, The United States
November 08, 1935

Died
June 03, 2018

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Jerry Hopkins was an American journalist and author best known for writing the first biographies of Elvis Presley and Jim Morrison of The Doors, as well as serving for 20 years as a correspondent and contributing editor of Rolling Stone magazine.

Average rating: 3.93 · 37,567 ratings · 875 reviews · 52 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Lizard King: The Essent...

4.04 avg rating — 2,251 ratings — published 1990 — 2 editions
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No One Here Gets Out Alive

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3.93 avg rating — 34,350 ratings — published 1980 — 8 editions
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Elvis

3.98 avg rating — 162 ratings — published 1971 — 11 editions
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Thailand Confidential

3.40 avg rating — 154 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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Bangkok Babylon: The Real-L...

3.24 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 2006 — 5 editions
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Extreme Cuisine: The Weird ...

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3.47 avg rating — 73 ratings — published 2004 — 6 editions
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Strange Foods: Bush Meat, B...

3.76 avg rating — 51 ratings — published 1999 — 3 editions
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Elvis the Final Years

3.68 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1981 — 8 editions
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Romancing the East: A Liter...

3.92 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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The Jimi Hendrix

3.78 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1983 — 9 editions
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More books by Jerry Hopkins…
“Getting drunk is, uh...getting drunk, you're in complete control...up to a point. It's your choice,every time you take a sip. You have a lot of small choices.
It's like...I guess it's the difference between suicide and slow capitulation.”
jerry hopkins

“You can never tell who's sitting on the next bar stool.”
Jerry Hopkins, Bangkok Babylon

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