Stuart Edward Shea
Pen Name: Stuart Shea
Born: 1963 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Shea's family moved to Chicago when he was seven and he has lived in the area ever since. He currently lives 24 blocks north of Wrigley Field on Chicago's north side. Growing up a baseball fan influenced his writing.
Biographical and Professional Information
Stuart Shea has written several books on baseball and popular music and has co-authored several other baseball annuals and contributed to various encyclopedias and other reference books.
- Wrigley Field: An Unauthorized Biography, Potomac Books, 2004
- Fab Four FAQ, Hal Leonard, 2007
- Pink Floyd FAQ, Hal Leonard, 2009
- Rock and Roll's Most Wanted, Potomac Books, 2002
- The 1960s Most Wanted, Potomac Books, 2006
- Wrigley Field: The Long Life and Contentious Times of the Friendly Confines, University of Chicago Press, 2014
Titles at Your Library
Fab Four FAQ: Everything Left to Know About the Beatles . and More! (Faq Series)
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Rock & Roll's Most Wanted™: The Top 10 Book of Lame Lyrics, Egregious Egos, and Other Oddities
Release Date: 2002-06
The 1960s' Most Wanted: The Top 10 Book of Hip Happenings, Swinging Sounds, and Out-of-Sight Oddities
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Wrigley Field: The Long Life and Contentious Times of the Friendly Confines
Release Date: 2014-03-07
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
Shea is a qualified and prolific public speaker, having delivered papers and talks to research conferences, library groups, and civic organizations.
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