Katy Perry: A Biography [NOOK Book]

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Katy Perry: A Biography examines who the young woman behind the hit songs, explicit lyrics, racy album covers, unconventional dress, and sometimes odd behavior really is. Through this nine-chapter narration of Perry's life, readers will gain insight into all stages of her development as a person and as a performer, from her early childhood, to her attempts to break out within the Christian music genre, to her pop music stardom and acting career. The book can be used as both a source of information for an essay or...
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Katy Perry: A Biography

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Overview

Katy Perry: A Biography examines who the young woman behind the hit songs, explicit lyrics, racy album covers, unconventional dress, and sometimes odd behavior really is. Through this nine-chapter narration of Perry's life, readers will gain insight into all stages of her development as a person and as a performer, from her early childhood, to her attempts to break out within the Christian music genre, to her pop music stardom and acting career. The book can be used as both a source of information for an essay or report, and as an easy-to-use guide to find answers to specific questions. It will also be of great interest to any reader who appreciates pop music and wants to know more about Katy Perry€”where she came from, who she is today, and the fascinating journey and inspirational tale of her rise to becoming one of the hottest female pop stars of the 21st century.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440801013
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 5/3/2012
  • Series: Greenwood Biographies
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 887,685
  • File size: 845 KB

Table of Contents

Series Foreword vii

Overview ix

Acknowledgments xv

Introduction xvii

Timeline: Events in the Life of Katy Perry xix

Chapter 1 "California Gurl" 1

Chapter 2 "Teenage Dream" 9

Chapter 3 Coming to Life 15

Chapter 4 A Style of My Own 37

Chapter 5 "One of the Boys" 47

Chapter 6 The Actress 61

Chapter 7 Giving Back 69

Chapter 8 Controversy 77

Chapter 9 Beyond the Music 93

Appendices 97

Discography 97

Filmography 99

Awards and Nominations 103

Interpretation of Lyrics 109

Bibliography 119

Index 129

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 28, 2012

    Omg

    Omg g book

    3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 15, 2012

    August 14, 2012

    Katy Perry lost her bikini bottom at a water park.

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 7, 2012

    Omg

    She so cool

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2014

    Lizzy ☺

    Ello guys! Why are we moving?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2014

    Macy

    Hey guys! Made it back to texas and i cant sleep!!!!! :( it sucks! Anyways i did a little more advertizing for the club so hope that i fall asleep!!!!! Lol

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2014

    Amanda

    Imposters are everywhere...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2014

    To lizzy

    Too crowded. Besides Alexa tried to imposter Amanda

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 1, 2014

    To below

    They didnt make the 6th generation yet ya loser!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 20, 2013

    To october 8

    There is no 6th gen the newest is the 5th gen and i would know tht cuz my half sisters mom works at a store tht sels apple products.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 15, 2013

    Great

    Love it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 7, 2013

    Laura

    Katy Perry
    I wrote you a letter before. I love you.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2013

    How is katty perry?

    Plaese tell me i got an ipod touch 6 generashon and you do not hehe

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 17, 2013

    copperthwaitecd@yahoo.com

    Add me

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 11, 2013

    Anyone

    Anyone wanna chat?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 4, 2013

    Katy Perry

    Everyone knows that Katy Perry's hair is awesome!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 29, 2013

    By the way

    Katys hair is awesome

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 24, 2013

    How pages

    Hiw many pages? Titke to TIKE

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 28, 2013

    Katy perry

    I love her too

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 23, 2013

    I luv katy perry

    Luv u

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2013

    I love this book

    Katy perry. I just love her

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