From Shakespeare to Edward Lear, literature had a considerable impact on the lyrics of some of pop's most famous songs, discovers James Hall.
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Colour in your own submarine with these fun sheets featuring illustrations from Paul McCartney's new book Grandude's Green Submarine. Plus, if you've got a special grandparent in your life, print off and give them one of our Grandude or Nandude-inspired cards for Grandparent's Day on 3 October.
Not all superheroes wear capes. A lot of them turn out to be dads or father figures in our lives. So, to celebrate those heroes, we’ve picked out some of our favourite father figures from children’s books.
A beautifully illustrated, action-packed story featuring jungles, sea creatures, and a magic submarine!
Over two volumes, the iconic songwriter recounts his life and art through the prism of 154 songs from all stages of his career.
The former Beatle talks to Nihal Arthanayake about the joy in creating his very own children’s books and how he persuaded John Lennon to believe in himself.
Paul McCartney's career has been impossibly prolific and singularly influential. In the 1960s Paul changed the world with The Beatles. He has continued to push boundaries as a solo artist and through collaborations with world-renowned artists. He has received 18 Grammys, and in 1997 was knighted by H.M. The Queen for his services to music. Paul is also a dedicated philanthropist and a very proud grandfather.
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