*Perfect for ages 7-10
*Includes a Table of Contents.
In Charles River Editors’ History for Kids series, your children can learn about history’s most important people and events in an easy, entertaining, and educational way. Pictures help bring the story to life, and the concise but comprehensive book will keep your kid’s attention all the way to the end.
Born in Mississippi, a young kid named Elvis Presley came to Memphis as a teenager and changed music forever. Fusing country and rhythm and blues with rock, Elvis brought traditional African-American sounds to the forefront of music in the 1950s, but he did so as a handsome white man before the height of the Civil Rights Movement
This biography draws on a range of new sources, from a very candid letter giving evidence of Orwell’s romantic attachments to other boys at Eton, to records in the India Office Library which alter the conventional view of his service in Burma.
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These audio biographies chart the lives and work of some of rock’s most memorable acts, from their early days to their rise to fame. Each CD includes comments and interview material by the artist and is accompanied by an eight-page illustrated booklet and fold-out poster.
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He lives like a Rock Star! His net worth is said to be well over million and an his annual salary million. Does he deserve it? When you consider he single handily turned a tv show into the biggest high profile recording and performing artist development agency on Earth… yes!
This is the rise and continual climb, of a man with a vision who obviously follows the Three Step Success System of “THINK, PLAN, EXECUTE!”
You’ll get the behind the scenes scoop of Simon Cowell in a short and deliberate read.
Includes video of Elvis singing “Something” by the Beatles.
Includes video of Elvis appearing on Frank Sinatra’s show in 1960.
Includes a home video from Graceland in 1956
Includes videos of Elvis on stage.
Includes a Suggested Playlist“When I first heard Elvis’ voice, I just knew I wasn’t going to work for anybody; and nobody was going to be my boss… Hearing him for the first time was like busting out of jail.” – Bob Dylan
Everyone has read about history’s most important people and events in dense textbooks and classrooms, but words can only say so much. In Charles River Editors’ Interactive Biography series, history comes to life in video and audio, allowing people t
A big, brash history of Guns n’ Roses charismatic, talented and idiosyncratic leader“An archetypal rock biography that captures the runaway-train spirit of the singer and his band—You don’t have to be a Guns N’ Roses fanatic to dig this energetic, comprehensive, few-holds-barred portrait of modern metal’s most charismatic figure.”—Kirkus ReviewsEven in the rock world, a figure like Axl Rose doesn’t come along very often. Mercurial and brilliant, deluded and imperious, Rose defies easy description. W.A.R. reveals Rose’s childhood influences (and how he got his name), tracks the birth of G n’ R and delves into the stories behind their monster albums Appetite for Destruction and Use Your Illusion. But with those suc
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How did Brad Pitt become rich and famous? How did he become one of the most sought after actors and entertainers in Hollywood? What drives him to give back to people he doesn’t know? What makes Brad Pitt move?
The biography of a Superstar answers these questions in an easy to read format.
From his humble beginnings in Springfield, Missouri, Brad Pitt emerged to become one of the most sought-after actors of the twenty-first century. On a whim, Pitt sets his sights on Hollywood, California, before even completing his final credits needed for graduation at the University of Missouri at Columbia, for a shot at acting stardom. Not even Pitt fully realized how his dreams of life on the big screen would blossom into a success
Considered the Princess of Pop, Britney Spears rise to fame and fortune has been some experience. She’s one of today’s biggest stars and while still very youthful in her thirties, Britney is considered a season professional.
You’ll find interesting facts about Britney’s professional and personal life. Including juicy details about…
This biography is meant to be a quick read into the life and times of the Princess of Pop!
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The Green Bay Packers defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers in Super Bowl XLV. It was the first Super Bowl held in the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, and was also the first Super Bowl without cheerleaders. Former president George W. Bush was in attendance, and the asking price for a celebrated 30-second ad was million. “Super Bowl XLV averaged 111 million viewers to become the most-watched program ever.”
A severe winter storm rocked Texas with snow and ice in the days leading up to the big event, and the fate of the 2011 Super Bowl was questionable. Seven people were injured by snow and ice that fell from the stadium roof before the game. One of them, a photographer, had his shoulder broken
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Alicia Keys began preparing herself for stardom at an early age. With the full support of her mother, Keys practiced and perfected and is now one of the most sought after musical talent in the world. This singer with a golden voice has given us some of the most influential tracks of the last decade. This must-have book for Keys fans takes readers inside her thrilling life, from the personal to the professional.
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