Petty: The Biography Warren Zanes
Publisher: Holt, Henry & Company, Inc.
Born in Florida in 1950, Tom Petty is a singer, songwriter and musician best known as the frontman of the band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. Petty was raised in High Point, North Carolina into stock car racing "royalty" . Petty was born near Randleman, North Carolina, the son of Jessie Maude (née Bell) and Judson Ellsworth Petty. Born in the small town of Clovis, New Mexico, near the Texas border, Petty began playing piano at a young age. Tom Petty has discussed his addiction to heroin in the '90s in the new biography Petty: The Biography. Petty: The Biography Hardcover – November 10, 2015. Petty: The Biography and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Tom Petty, Hall of Fame rock star, is the subject of today's interview with author Warren Zanes. Zanes' new book is a deep and intimate portrait of rock star Tom Petty. Petty was a founder member of The Royal Society. Lawrence Petty is an actor, known for Soul Food (1997), I Thought of You (2006) and 8: The Series (2014). Tom Petty is best known as the frontman of the band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. This rather inauspicious beginning would also set Lori Petty off on a career as a fighter and a misfit, types for which she would be best known. He wrote Petty: The Biography that hits stores on November 10th.