Each Top 40 Famous title introduces readers to a fascinating non-fiction subject through its 40 most famous people or groups. An illustration, short biography and pull-out boxes with statistics brings each alive in a fun, accessible way. In this inspiring title, learn about Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, The Beatles, Madonna, Beyonce, Jimi Hendrix, David Bowie and many other rock and pop legends. Key aspects are pulled out for young readers, such as genre, look and famous performances.
This is Book 4 in the 40 Inspiring Icons Series. See all 40 Inspiring Icons books here.
Herve Guilleminot has been passionate about music since the age when he tapped on the family piano. He grew up to become a musical journalist and author of books devoted to pop and rock music. He has written books on the Beatles, Bjork, AC / DC, David Bowie, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley and U2. Herve lives in France.
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Jerome Masi is a freelance illustrator from France whose client includes Monocle magazine, Der Spiegel, Puma and British Airways.
Olivier Cachin is an experienced French writer and TV and radio journalist, specialising in African American music and hip-hop .
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