Famous people are often thought to be fortunate. However, we usually see only their success and not the path they took to achieve it. Many people featured in the Inspiring Lives series have overcome obstacles and hardship to fulfill their dreams. All have shown great determination in cultivating their talents and skills. The accessible text and vibrant photos in this high-interest series offer a glimpse into the lives of these truly talented and inspirational celebrities, both in and out of the spotlight. Each book features a timeline to highlight important moments in each star's life.
Bo Diddley was born in Mississippi and grew up in Chicago, Illinois. Very early in life, he learned the value of hard work. Not only did Bo become a talented musician, he became one of the greatest rock-and-roll stars of all time! The vibrant photos in Bo Diddley: Rock & Roll All-Star help emphasize the colorful personality of this great entertainer.