Shake, Rattle and Roll: The Founders of Rock and Roll

Shake, Rattle and Roll: The Founders of Rock and Roll

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Overview

Rock and roll around the clock with this fun and fact-filled introduction to the pioneers of rock and roll. Read about fourteen of the original stars of rock and roll—from Bill Haley and His Comets to James Brown and his Famous Flames—and learn how, nearly fifty years ago, they created a brand-new sound. These artists influenced a generation of teenagers and inspired many of today’s most important musicians.
Bright, lively, and hip illustrations combined with concise and informational text make this a sure number-one hit with music buffs of all ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780618055401
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 03/28/2001
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.13(d)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

About the Author

Holly George-Warren is an award-winning writer, editor, producer, and music consultant. She has contributed to more than two dozen books about rock and roll, including The New Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll, The Rolling Stone Book of Women in Rock, and The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock & Roll. She’s also written for the New York Times, the Village Voice, the Journal of Country Music, and Rolling Stone. Ms. George-Warren lives in upstate New York with her family. Visit her online at www.hollygeorgewarren.com.

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