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Edgers, Geoff.

Summary: Profiles the "King of Rock 'n Roll," focusing on how he got his start in singing and how his style influenced later musicians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET PRESLEY

Contents: Disc 1: Trouble/Guitar man (3:26) -- My baby left me (2:12) -- Baby, what you want me to do (3:03) -- Old Shep (4:09) -- That's when your heartaches begin (2:48) -- That's all right (1:55) -- Blue moon of Kentucky (2:02) -- Fool, fool, fool (1:57) -- Tweedlee dee (2:44) -- Baby, let's play house (2:14) -- Good rockin' tonight (2:18) -- Trying to get to you (2:30) -- Blue moon (2:42) -- When it...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: RCA / Legacy 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK PRE

Summary: The story of the infamous meeting between Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon in 1970, which was immortalized in the most requested phonograph in the National Archives.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY ELV

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE ELV

Summary: "Elvis by the Presleys is the most revealing and poignant video portrait we will ever see of the artist as husband, father and friend. As never before, Priscilla Presley and Lisa Marie Presley, along with members of Elvis' family and extended family, freely share their own stories, emotions and intimate memories on camera, and they allow us to enjoy home-movie footage of Elvis never before...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony BMG Music Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ELV

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Saddleback Educational Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 Presley 2008

Summary: A two-part profile of Elvis Presley begins with his early life in Mississippi; his first encounter with Sun Records Sam Phillips; tours of the South; and his decision to sign with a national label after his manager, Col. Tom Parker, bought out his contract.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: DVD DOC ELV

Weintraub, Aileen

Summary: "Meet 50 super-inspiring kids! It's never too early--and you're never too young-- to make a difference in the world! The amazing musicians, writers, scientists, athletes, activists, and other fascinating kids in this book accomplished great feats by the age of eighteen. They impacted people's lives by coming up with new inventions, making art and music, competing in sports, and speaking out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 WEI

Alden, Ginger.

Summary: Breaking her thirty-year silence, the former fiancée to Elvis Presley tells the story of her whirlwind romance with the King and what it was like being in Graceland when fifty thousand mourners arrived to pay their respects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 PRE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 PRESLEY, ELVIS ALD

Christensen, Bonnie.

Summary: "Elvis Presley, perhaps better known as the King of Rock and Roll, left an amazing legacy on the worldwide music scene. But before Elvis became The King, he was just a shy kid growing up in a poor family in Mississippi. From an early age singing in church, Elvis used music as a form of hope, a means of getting by. He soon created his own style that brought together classes and races and lifted...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Christy Ottaviano Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PRE

Winter, Jonah

Summary: Presents the life and legacy of Elvis, from his birth in Mississippi through his music career, his time in the army, his marriage, and his induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PRE

Summary: Last in a three-part series in which acclaimed documentary filmmakers present ten pivotal moments in American history and their often unforeseen repercussions. This segment of three documentary films records events that changed the way Americans saw themselves. Albert Einstein's letter to Franklin D. Roosevelt on July 16, 1939, urged the development of the atomic bomb through the Manhattan...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: History Channel 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV TEN V3

Evans, Mike

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PRESLEY, ELVIS EVA

Guralnick, Peter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown, and Co. 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PRESLEY, ELVIS GUR

Schilling, Jerry.

Summary: A member of Elvis Presley's "Memphis Mafia" describes his long-time friendship with the legendary singer, tracing their relationship from his first meeting as a child, through his years of living and working with Presley, to Elvis's tragic death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gotham Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PRESLEY, ELVIS SCH

Summary: A documentary on Elvis Presley consisting of interviews, rare home movies, photographs and recordings recounting Elvis early life up to his homecoming concert in Tupelo, MS in 1956.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Michael Rose Productions 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC ELV

Summary: A personal tribute which chronicles Elvis' life from his musical roots through the popular movies to his final days.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Standing Room Only 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC ELV

Schroer, Andreas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 781.66 SCH

Williamson, Joel.

Summary: In Elvis Presley: A Southern Life, one of the most admired Southern historians of our time takes on one of the greatest cultural icons of all time. The result is a masterpiece: a vivid, gripping biography, set against the rich backdrop of Southern society--indeed, American society--in the second half of the twentieth century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 PRESLEY, ELVIS WIL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Presley 2014

Summary: A teenage couple from Japan on a pilgramage to Graceland, a mysterious Italian beauty escorting her husband's body back to Italy, and an unemployed, armed misfit known as Elvis meet in Memphis. Their intertwined tales create a comic masterpiece.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY MYS

Guralnick, Peter.

Summary: This book continues "Last Train to Memphis" by the same author. Here at last is the full, true, and mesmerizing story of Elvis Presley's last two decades, in the long-awaited second volume of Peter Guralnick's masterful two-part biography. Last Train to Memphis, the first part of Guralnick's two-volume life of Elvis Presley, was acclaimed by the New York Times as "a triumph of biographical...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PRESLEY, ELVIS GUR

Jackson, Fleda Brown

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carnegie Mellon University Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 BRO

Marcus, Greil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.929 MAR

Stern, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1987

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Thompson, Linda

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Songwriter and actress Linda Thompson breaks her silence for the first time to share the extraordinary story of her life, career, and her epic romances with two of the most celebrated, yet enigmatic, modern American superstars--Elvis Presley and Bruce Jenner. Contains lyrics to many of her songs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey St. 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 THOMPSON, LINDA THO