Most widely held works by Kathleen Tracy
The boy who would be king by Earl Greenwood ( Book )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
Probes the life and legacy of Elvis Presley, from the unique perspective of his cousin, Earl Greenwood, who served as his press agent.
Jerry Seinfeld : the entire domain by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 659 libraries worldwide
"A comprehensive history of the series that changed the face of television and an in-depth biography and insightful retrospective."--Jacket.
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 520 libraries worldwide
A biography of the twin Olsen sisters, who began their acting careers at the age of nine months in the television series "Full House" and who today produce and star in their own videos, CDs, and books.
Morgan Freeman : a biography by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Traces the life and four-decade career of the esteemed African-American film star, discussing such topics as his southern childhood, his near-decision to leave acting, and his rise to Hollywood's A-list.
The secret story of polygamy by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Beyoncé by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
From humble beginnings in Houston, Texas, Beyonc ̌Knowles has overcome many disappointments early in her career to emerge as one of her generation's most gifetd and successful performers. Under the guidance of her father, Mathew, who quit his salesman job to be her full time manager, Beyonc ̌first gained national attention as a founding member of the girl-group Destiny's Child, which burst onto the music scene in 1997 with the multi-platinum #1 singe, No, No, No, from their self-titled debut album. The multiple grammy-winnign troup's second album, The Writing's on the Wall, sold more than nine million copies worldwide.
Ellen : the real story of Ellen DeGeneres by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Imus : America's cowboy by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
This briskly paced, definitive account follows the meteoric rise of Imus from small-time radio stations in California to his first triumphs in New York as the morning host on WNBC. Within twelve months, though, alcohol, cocaine, and ego ended Imus's glory days, and for the next eight years he battled the demons that nearly cost him all hopes of a career. But in 1979 he was back, again at WNBC, rehabilitated, and formidably armed with the weaponry of captious words, irreverent humor, and acute political intelligence.
Jennifer Lopez by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the life and career of Jennifer Lopez that discusses her childhood, early career as a dancer, film roles, singing, image, and other related topics.
Avril Lavigne by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and career of the young Canadian who writes, sings, and performs her own songs.
Zac Efron by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the life and career of the young actor Zac Efron.
The life and times of Homer by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 299 libraries worldwide
For almost 3000 years, the Iliad and the Odyssey have thrilled people with tales of adventure in ancient Greece. These stories are known all over the world, but so much about the life of the man responsible for those epic poems remains a mystery that for a while some scholars doubted that he even really existed. Despite the controversies, Homer is still honored as one of civilization's greatest poets. He overcame childhood poverty and adult blindness to achieve fame as a legendary storyteller whose epics kept his audiences spellbound.--From publisher description.
Queen Latifah by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 294 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and career of the female rapper, business woman, and role model Queen Latifah.
Barbara McClintock : pioneering geneticist by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
Presents the life and career of the geneticist who in 1983 was awarded the Nobel Prize for her study of maize cells.
Justin Bieber by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Presents the life and career of the popular singer, from his childhood in Canada to his rise to fame and the future of his musical career.
Judy Blume : a biography by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Judy Blume is one of the most popular writers of young adult fiction in the world. For over three decades Blume's books have been embraced by young girls everywhere. She has sold over 75 million books, which have been translated into more than twenty languages. Much of Blume's success is due to her insistence on portraying 'tweens and teens in realistic situations. But that same dedication to the truth has also made Blume one of the most controversial authors of the last fifty years. No other writer has had more books banned from libraries and schools than Blume because of her straightforward depiction of teen issues. As a result, Blume has become one of America's most vocal advocates against censorship and a champion of the First Amendment to ensure that the next generation of writers will have the same creative freedom she has enjoyed.
Kelly Clarkson by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Biography of the singer who got her start as the first American Idol winner.
Lindsay Lohan by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Lindsay Lohan is a lot more that just Holly's latest "It girl"--She's a multi-talended performer who is taking Hollywood by storm. Bitten by the acting bug early, Lindsay began appearing in commercials when she was just three and since then has made a name for herself in TV, film and music. Although it may seem like Lindsay has it all, she's also had to overcome her share of heartbreaks and setbacks, including dealing with her parents' bitter divorce an being the subject of rumors in the press. But through it all, Lindsay has remained grounded, good-humored and ready to proves she's got what it takes to become one of her generation's brightest and most enduring stars.
Carrie Underwood by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
Profiles the life and career of American Idol winner Carrie Underwood.
Angelina Jolie by Kathleen Tracy ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
A biography of American actress Angelina Jolie, covering her upbringing, education, relationships, work in various films, and efforts as a human rights advocate, with illustrations, a chronology, and more.
Actors African American actors Authors, American Baron Cohen, Sacha,--1971- Beyoncé,--1981- Biography Blume, Judy Canada Children's stories--Authorship Civilization, Homeric Clarkson, Kelly,--1982- Comedians Criticism, interpretation, etc. DeGeneres, Ellen Efron, Zac Epic poetry, Greek France Freeman, Morgan Geneticists Germany Great Britain History Imus, Don Juvenile works Latifah,--Queen Lavigne, Avril Literature Lopez, Jennifer,--1970- McClintock, Barbara,--1902-1992 Mormon Church Mormon families Motion picture actors and actresses Olsen, Ashley,--1986- Olsen, Mary-Kate,--1986- Painters Poets, Greek Political science Polygamy Presley, Elvis,--1935-1977 Radio broadcasters Rap musicians Rock musicians Seinfeld, Jerry Seinfeld (Television program) Singers Television actors and actresses Television personalities Trojan War--Literature and the war United States Women rock musicians