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Lil Wayne (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. Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. wrote his first rhyme at age eight. Lil Wayne still sets his own rules and does not let people tell him how to make his music. He's an artist with a trademark appearance, wearing his hair in dreadlocks. His teeth are covered in gold, platinum, and diamonds. His body is covered with tattoos. And he is rarely seen without a red bandana.

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Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. wrote his first rhyme at age eight. Lil Wayne still sets his own rules and does not let people tell him how to make his music. He's an artist with a trademark appearance, wearing his hair in dreadlocks. His teeth are covered in gold, platinum, and diamonds. His body is covered with tattoos. And he is rarely seen without a red bandana.

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Follow along with Lil Wayne from his early childhood in Louisiana to his online college education. Learn about his first contract with Cash Money Records that he earned when he was only in the sixth grade! Discover why Lil Wayne was sentenced to jail and how he helped rebuild New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.

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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:
9781622500147
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc.
Subject:
Music
Author:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Author:
Publishing, Saddleback
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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Lil Wayne (Hip-Hop Biographies)
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Product details 48 pages Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc. - English 9781622500147 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Themes: Hi-Lo, urban nonfiction, music, entrepreneur, Hip-Hop, celebrities, biographies. Dwayne Michael Carter Jr. wrote his first rhyme at age eight. Lil Wayne still sets his own rules and does not let people tell him how to make his music. He's an artist with a trademark appearance, wearing his hair in dreadlocks. His teeth are covered in gold, platinum, and diamonds. His body is covered with tattoos. And he is rarely seen without a red bandana.
"Synopsis" by , Follow along with Lil Wayne from his early childhood in Louisiana to his online college education. Learn about his first contract with Cash Money Records that he earned when he was only in the sixth grade! Discover why Lil Wayne was sentenced to jail and how he helped rebuild New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.
"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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