By Alanna Nash
[Alanna] Nash belongs within the pantheon of serious tune writers, and [Baby, Let’s Play House] is an engaging study.” —Rosanne funds
Just in time for Elvis Presley’s would-be seventy fifth birthday comes a brand new booklet via Elvis specialist, journalist, and kingdom song organization Media fulfillment Award winner Alanna Nash. known as "by a long way the easiest examine of Presley i've got ever learn. . . Impressively researched written—and felt" through big apple instances bestselling writer Philip Norman (author of John Lennon and Shout!) and “the so much unique Elvis booklet ever” via New York Times bestselling writer Jimmy McDonough (Shakey: Neil Young's Biography), Baby, Let’s Play House is the first-ever Elvis booklet to concentration completely on his complicated relationships with ladies, together with celebrities akin to Ann-Margret, Linda Thompson, Mary Ann Mobley, Cher, Raquel Welch, Barbara Eden, and Cybill Shepherd. that includes dozens of particular interviews and rankings of never-before-seen photographs, Baby, Let’s Play House is a must have collector’s merchandise for lovers of The King in every single place.
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