A Pirate Looks at Fifty
is the autobiography
of the singer
and songwriter Jimmy Buffett
, revolving around the singer's fiftieth birthday.
Buffett chronicles important happenings up to his fiftieth (the beginnings of his career, his plane crash, etc.) and his birthday celebrations - plane hopping in South America and the Caribbean.
The book went straight to #1 on the New York Times Bestseller non-fiction list, making him the sixth author in that list's history to have reached #1 on both the fiction and non-fiction lists.