John Lee Hooker: Master of Boogie and Blues

John Lee Hooker: Master of Boogie and Blues

by Therese M. Shea

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John Lee Hooker: Master of Boogie and Blues by Therese M. Shea

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.

John Lee Hooker was a giant in the world of blues and boogie music. From learning to play music in Mississippi to touring the world with famous musicians, his popularity has spanned several decades. John Lee Hooker: Master of Boogie and Blues tells the story of one of music's most influential figures.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781433936265
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Inspiring Lives
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

A Music Man 4

John's Family 6

Moving Away 10

Making Hits 14

Becoming Famous 20

Honoring John 24

Timeline 30

For More Information 31

Glossary 32

Index 32

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