Find out how this English singer-songwriter and actor who constantly reinvented his look and sound became one of the most influential musicians of the twentieth century in this new book from the #1 New York Times bestselling series.
David Bowie, born David Robert Jones, wasn't just an incredible singer; he had an amazing talent for keeping his fans happily guessing about what he would do next. He alternated between musical genres with ease, established a successful acting career, and even created a legendary persona--the rocker alien Ziggy Stardust--that people still dress up as for Halloween each year. Author Margaret Gurevich takes readers through David Bowie's life and shows exactly why he is an inspiration to many people and is celebrated all over the world.
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Margaret Gurevich is the author of many books for kids, including Capstone's Academy of Dance series, Gina's Balance, and their award-winning Chloe by Design series. She has also written for National Geographic Kids and Penguin Young Readers. When she's not writing and teaching, she likes exercising, spending time with her family and friends, reading, and waMore about Margaret Gurevich
Gail Herman has written several biographies and nonfiction books, including Who Was Jackie Robinson? and What Is the World Series?
John Hinderliter is an award-winning illustrator and fine artist living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.More about Who Hq
James Buckley Jr. has written more than 50 books for kids, including Who Was Jesse Owens? , Who Was Muhammad Ali? and Who Was Roberto Clemente?More about Andrew Thomson