Cliff Richard: The Complete Chronicle

Published in 1993 by Hamlyn Books, updated in 1995.

Co-authored with Peter Lewry and Mike Read. Foreword by Hank Marvin.

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Cliff Richard: The Complete Chronicle is the first-ever definitive reference work covering the remarkable career of Britain’s most enduring pop star. Expanded and updated from the earlier works The Cliff Richard File and The Complete Recording Sessions it combines a unique diary-style account of his professional activity from 1958, with detailed information on every live date, recording session and radio and television broadcast.

Additional sections include features on the films of Cliff Richard, a breakdown of his phenomenal chart successes and a complete discography. The 250 illustrations feature never-before-published photographs from author Mike Read’s persoanl files, tour programmes and record sleeves from over the years, and exclusive graphic material from the archives of EMI’s Abbey Road Studios.

Chosen for the Booksellers 1993 Books For Giving catalogue, this book listed Nigel and Peter among the top Christmas authors of that year.