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Richie Valens

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Book Description
In the 1950s, white pop stars like Elvis Presley and Pat Boone sold millions of ablums. Most people didn't think a Latino could become a star. Ritchie Valens changed that. He was famous before he turned eighteen, but his life ended tragically in a plane crash. Today the songs he sang are still enjoyed by millions.
Book Information
PublisherMitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.
BindingHardcover
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages32
ISBN-101584151862
ISBN-13978-1584151869
Publication Date12/2003
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About John Bankston (Author) : John Bankston is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of John Bankston include Margaret Mead: Pioneer of Social Anthropology (Great... more
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