Superstars of the 21st Century: Pop Favorites of America's Teens, 1st Edition

  • Kathleen Tracy
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  • ISBN-10: 0313377375
  • ISBN-13: 9780313377372
  • DDC: 305.5
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 205 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Who are the superstar icons of the new century-the singers and actors who are captivating today's audiences? Get to know them in this exciting and informative new resource. In a series of biographical essays, Superstars of the 21st Century: Pop Favorites of America's Teens explores the lives of these extraordinary talents, giving readers an up-close look at their upbringings and families, their professional beginnings, and the remarkable accomplishments of their careers.

Did you know singing star Rhianna was a member of her high school military cadet corps? That despite earning millions for her movie roles, Dakota Fanning has never received an allowance? That Twilight's Robert Pattinson was routinely dressed up as a girl by his sisters? The biographies included in Superstars of the 21st Century are filled with little-known facts like these, as well as career highlights and real insights into the daily lives of this generation's iconic figures.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Taylor Lautner.
2: Taylor Swift.
3: Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson.
4: Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin.
5: Selena Gomez.
6: Rihanna.
7: Miley Cyrus.
8: Blake Lively.
9: Lea Michele.
10: Shia LaBeouf.
11: Vanessa Hudgens.
12: Shenae Grimes.
13: Dakota Fanning.
14: Chace Crawford.
15: Aly Michalka.
16: Ellen Degeneres.
17: Lady Gaga.
18: Shaun White.
Selected Bibliography.
About the Author.