Someone Like Adele [NOOK Book]

Overview

Adele is the 20-something London girl who has taken the world by storm. Topping the charts for weeks on end and winning consistent international critical acclaim, Adele already has a host of awards and record-breaking achievements to her name. Although she acknowledges influences as diverse as The Spice Girls and Etta James, Adele's unique brand of "heartbroken soul" - reflecting her own deep emotions and roller-coaster love life - is hers alone. In the image-obsessed world of pop music, Adele is also widely ...
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Someone Like Adele

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Overview

Adele is the 20-something London girl who has taken the world by storm. Topping the charts for weeks on end and winning consistent international critical acclaim, Adele already has a host of awards and record-breaking achievements to her name. Although she acknowledges influences as diverse as The Spice Girls and Etta James, Adele's unique brand of "heartbroken soul" - reflecting her own deep emotions and roller-coaster love life - is hers alone. In the image-obsessed world of pop music, Adele is also widely admired for her disarming honesty and her determination to do it her way, dressing to please herself, refusing offers to use her music in advertising and staying close to her friends and family. Feisty, funny and formidable, Adele is the grounded girl-next-door with the astounding voice of a diva and despite her phenomenal success, her best may well be yet to come. This is her story so far.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780857127716
  • Publisher: Music Sales Corporation
  • Publication date: 3/7/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 8 MB

Meet the Author

A successful freelance writer of 15 years, Caroline Sanderson is the author of three previous non-fiction books and is familiar across the book trade for her long-standing regular contributions to trade magazine The Bookseller.  Her features, book reviews and interviews have appeared in The Times, She Mslexia and Books for Keeps.
 

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Table of Contents

Prologue Something In The Way She Sings 9

Chapter 1 Dreams 13

Chapter 2 Bluebirds Fly Out 23

19 About A Boy 37

Chapter 3 Chasing Sidewalks 53

Chapter 4 And The Award Goes To 65

Handbags And Gladrags 80

Chapter 5 Dog Days 91

Chapter 6 California Blue 99

21 About A Woman 109

Chapter 7 Hurts So Good 129

Chapter 8 Little Voice 145

The'Big'Issue 157

Chapter 9 The Secret Of Her Success 163

Reality Chick 171

Epilogue When Everyone Cared 181

Acknowledgements 183

Source Notes 185

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 8, 2014

    TO BOTH

    Spell correctly! THIS IS A HERO WERE TALKING ABOUT! U R A DISGRACE TO ADELE! I WOULD BE ASHAMED TO SHOW MY FACE IN PUBLIC IF I WERE U! I CAN U EVEN SAY U LIKE ADELE

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 8, 2013

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    She rox

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 12, 2012

    ADLELE

    LOVE HER

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