Series: Who HQ
Penworthy Prebound Book
How does a little boy from the London suburbs named Reginald Kenneth Dwight grow up to become one of the biggest pop stars of all time? Elton John, as he would later call himself, started playing piano at the age of three. Follow this amazing musician from his roots to international stardom.
Character 2: -
Interest Grade: Grades 2-3
Penworthy Release: 01-2018
Item #: 38975
Elton John, history, Reginald Kenneth Dwight, London, pop, pop star, piano, biography, summer reading, Libraries Rock
History, Chapter, Nonfiction, Penguin Group
Who Was...? nonfiction chapter books highlight the lives of famous figures in these fun storybook-style beginning biographies. Line-drawn illustrations on almost every spread keep the interest of young readers while the biographical text gives them excellent information for research. Timelines of both the featured person's life and of concurrent world events are displayed side-by-side to give perspective on a life in context.