Elvis: The Story of the Rock and Roll King

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Elvis: The Story of the Rock and Roll King

by Bonnie Christensen

First Release:

July 2015

ISBN: 9780805094473

Throughout his hardship-filled childhood, “Elvis held on . . . to music.” From gospel and blues to pop and country, the budding musician “loved it all.” Author ’s note. Time line. Sources. Black-and white photograph. Full-color illustrations, created using traditional photo collage, which was scanned, printed on paper, and painted with oils.

  • ISBN: 9780805094473
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Henry Holt
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 11" x 8 1/2"
    Dewey Classification: 782.421660
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.8, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.3, Points: 3
    Lexile: Level: AD600L
    Awards & Honors: Bulletin Blue Ribbon 2015, Nonfiction
    Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Biography and Memoir
    Genre: Nonfic
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