Me
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Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.
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Large print edition
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579 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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9-12
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Sierra View Library - Adult Nonfiction - Large Print ShelfLP 781.6609 JOHN 2019On Hold Shelf
South Valleys Library - Adult Nonfiction - Large Print ShelfLP 781.6609 JOHN 2019Checked OutOctober 26, 2021

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Format
Large Print
Language
English
ISBN
9781432872021 (hardcover) (large print), 1432872028 (hardcover) (large print)

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"Christened Reginald Dwight, he was a shy boy with Buddy Holly glasses who grew up in the London suburb of Pinner and dreamed of becoming a pop star. By the age of twenty-three he was performing his first gig in America, facing an astonished audience in his bright yellow dungarees, a star-spangled T-shirt, and boots with wings. Elton John had arrived and the music world would never be the same again. His life has been full of drama, from the early rejection of his work with song-writing partner Bernie Taupin to spinning out of control as a chart-topping superstar; from half-heartedly trying to drown himself in his LA swimming pool to disco-dancing with Princess Diana and Queen Elizabeth; from friendships with John Lennon, Freddie Mercury, and George Michael to setting up his AIDS Foundation to conquering Broadway with Aida, The Lion King, and Billy Elliot the Musical. All the while Elton was hiding a drug addiction that would grip him for over a decade. In Me, Elton also writes powerfully about getting clean and changing his life, about finding love with David Furnish and becoming a father. In a voice that is warm, humble, and open, this is Elton on his music and his relationships, his passions and his mistakes. This is a story that will stay with you by a living legend"--Amazon
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9-12,Medialog, Inc.

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APA Citation (style guide)

John, E. (2019). Me (Large print edition). Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

John, Elton. 2019. Me. Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

John, Elton. Me Waterville, Maine: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

John, Elton. Me Large print edition, Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

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