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Drake (Hip-Hop Biographies)

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Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. There's no doubt about it, today's students listen to an average of 2.5 hours of music every day. Guess what they are listening to? Hip-hop is mainstream, continually topping Billboard's Hot 100 charts. These hi-lo biographies engage striving readers from the very beginning with blinged-out covers, stunning four-color photographs, modern and graphic page design, and high-interest informational text.

Biographies highlight the unique characteristics of each mega-rapper, including childhood struggles, personal style, rivalries, giving back, and more. Each 48-page paperback book includes a timeline and glossary, with vocabulary words highlighted throughout. Drake stands out among hip-hop stars. The Jewish Canadian actor has never struggled with drugs or poverty. Critics question his authenticity. Yet Drake has a great attitude. He says, "At the end of the day, I consider myself a black man because I'm more immersed in black culture than any other. Being Jewish is kind of a cool twist. It makes me unique."

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Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Drake stands out among hip-hop stars. The Jewish Canadian actor has never struggled with drugs or poverty. Critics question his authenticity. Yet Drake has a great attitude. He says, "At the end of the day, I consider myself a black man because I'm more immersed in black culture than any other. Being Jewish is kind of a cool twist. It makes me unique."

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Take a tour inside the life of Aubrey Drake Graham, from his early childhood in Toronto to his later success outside of the music business. Learn about his time on Degrassi: The Next Generation and the mixtapes that started his rap career. Find out about Drake's dramatic love life as well as his influence on Canada's first hip-hop music festival

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Coming Soon...Available January 2013

Synopsis:

One of the largest growing music genres, Hip-Hop has influenced our modern culture in many ways. These 48-page full-color biographies feature the most well-known artists in the Hip-Hop community. Each Biography is written at a low reading level, so that even the most struggling reader can access the material. Books include timeline and glossary with vocabulary words highlighted throughout.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781622500130
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc.
Subject:
Music
Author:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Subject:
Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Biographies
Subject:
Children s Activities-Music
Subject:
Hilo
Subject:
urban nonfiction
Subject:
Entrepreneur
Subject:
Hip-hop
Subject:
Celebrities
Subject:
Biographies
Series:
Hip-Hop Biographies
Publication Date:
20130131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9 up to 12
Language:
English
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
9.375 x 7.375 x 0.125 in
Age Level:
from 15 up to 18

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Drake (Hip-Hop Biographies)
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Product details 48 pages Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. - English 9781622500130 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Drake stands out among hip-hop stars. The Jewish Canadian actor has never struggled with drugs or poverty. Critics question his authenticity. Yet Drake has a great attitude. He says, "At the end of the day, I consider myself a black man because I'm more immersed in black culture than any other. Being Jewish is kind of a cool twist. It makes me unique."
"Synopsis" by , Take a tour inside the life of Aubrey Drake Graham, from his early childhood in Toronto to his later success outside of the music business. Learn about his time on Degrassi: The Next Generation and the mixtapes that started his rap career. Find out about Drake's dramatic love life as well as his influence on Canada's first hip-hop music festival
"Synopsis" by , Coming Soon...Available January 2013
"Synopsis" by , One of the largest growing music genres, Hip-Hop has influenced our modern culture in many ways. These 48-page full-color biographies feature the most well-known artists in the Hip-Hop community. Each Biography is written at a low reading level, so that even the most struggling reader can access the material. Books include timeline and glossary with vocabulary words highlighted throughout.
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