All Shook Up: The Life and Death of Elvis Presley
Title: All Shook Up: The Life and Death of Elvis Presley
Author: Barry Denenberg
A look at the incredible life of “The King” examines his music, its influence on popular culture, his overwhelming success, and his fall from grace.
Lexile Level: 990
Guided Reading Level: Y
Elvis Presley — all quivering hips and pouty lips — hit the scene in the 1950s, singing songs kids couldn’t resist. Today, Elvis’ image and music are as much a part of American popular culture as ever. This perceptive biography illuminates the overwhelming life of an American icon, from his extraordinary rise to his final fall. All Shook Up is a must-read for Elvis fans young and old.