Writers: Lennon, McCartney; lead vocal: McCartney
Dear Sir or Madam, will you read my book?
It's the dirty story of a dirty man
It's a thousand pages, give or take a few,
If you really like it you can have the rights,
Paperback writer - paperback writer
(UK) A Collection of the Beatles Oldies, The Beatles 1962-1966, Hey Jude, 20 Greatest Hits, The Beatles Past Masters 2, Beatles 1
(US) Hey Jude, The Beatles 1962-1966, 20 Greatest Hits, The Beatles Past Masters 2, Beatles 1