Born in Gary, Indiana, on August 29, 1958, Michael Jackson was definitely not a regular kid. A superstar with The Jackson 5 before he was eight years old, he became the King of Pop as a solo artist. Michael was a creative--yet deeply troubled--genius who always remained devoted to his art right up until his death is 2009 before a much anticipated tour. He had a pitch-perfect voice and footwork that his idol Fred Astaire admired. Who will ever forget the Moonwalk? Kids today who only know Jackson through video performances are nevertheless fascinated by him. Megan Stine provides a sensitive, fair-minded depiction of this unique music legend.
Paperback, 112 pages
Published on December 29, 2015 by Grosset & Dunlap
ISBN-10: 0448484102
ISBN-13: 9780448484105
4 Book Reviews
  • gold3nglare
    gold3nglareabout 2 years44 stars
    I liked it, but I didn't love it. 4 stars.
    • bjmo
      bjmoalmost 3 years55 stars
      I give this book a five. Because it talks about how did this famous pop singer became so big while he was growing up. When Micheal Jackson was only eight years old, he grew up in Gary Indiana. And started to sing with the rest of the family when he was only years old. If you really like pop and lots of music then this book is the book for you.
      • kyle414
        kyle414about 3 years44 stars
        I give this book a 4 out of 5 if you like music and dancing this book is for you. This book gives a lot of information about how he grew up. When he was a kid he got in trouble a lot he was apart of the Jackson 5. He joined before he was eight years old he was born in Gary Indiana he had a good voice when he grew up he mad the moonwalk it became a popular dance.
        • jizapukizy
          jizapukizyabout 5 years55 stars
          it's about the story of the king of pop from his younger years to his super famous time could feel sad about him. the moon walk is his most famous dance.