Best Children's Musical Biographies Books

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1. Think Big, Little One (Vashti Harrison)

Author: by Vashti Harrison
LB Kids
English
26 pages

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This board book edition of Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World by New York Times bestselling author Vashti Harrison is a beautiful first book to teach your little dreamers to follow all their biggest ideas. Featuring eighteen women creators, ranging from writers to inventors, artists to scientists, this board book adaptation of Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World introduces trailblazing women like Mary Blair, an American modernist painter who had a major influence on how color was used in early animated films, environmental activist Wangari Maathai, and architect Zaha Hadid.

The irresistible full-color illustrations show the Dreamers as both accessible and aspirational so reader knows they, too, can grow up to do something amazing.


2. The Life of – La Vida De Selena (English and Spanish Edition)

Author: by Patty Rodriguez
Lil' Libros
English, Spanish
22 pages

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A Lil’ Libros Bilingual Biography Selena’s career started at a young age when she became lead singer in her family’s band, Selena Y Los Dinos. She went on to become an award-winning artist with albums like Amor Prohibido and Selena Live, and earned the title “Queen of Tejano Music.

Your little one will learn that Selena’s favorite food was pizza and that the most important people in the world to her were her familia and fans. Unable to find bilingual first concept books she could enjoy reading to her baby, Patty Rodriguez came up with the idea behind Lil’ Libros.

Patty and her work have been featured in the Los Angeles Times, Rolling Stone, CNN Latino, Latina Magazine, Cosmopolitan, People En Espanol, Cosmo Latina, and American Latino TV, to name a few. She is currently Sr. Producer for On Air With Ryan Seacrest|iHeartMedia, jewelry designer for MALA by Patty Rodriguez, and creator of Manolos And Tacos.

Ariana Stein, a graduate from California State University, Dominguez Hills, has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration. Ariana spent the first eight years of her professional career in the corporate world. Her life changed with the birth of her baby boy.


3. The Story of Pop

Author: by Editors of Caterpillar Books
English
24 pages
1645173615

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Dust off your mic and learn all about the history of pop music in this adorable board book! From Elton John and Madonna to Beyonc and Princepop music breathes life into melodies and makes us want to dance! Hit the high notes along with the greats in this delightful baby book that introduces little ones to the pop stars that started it all!

Parental Advisory: May cause toddlers to start putting on living room concerts.


4. Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World (Vashti Harrison)

Author: by Vashti Harrison
English
96 pages
0316475173

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The instant New York Times bestseller! From the author of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow-up, a beautifully illustrated collectible detailing the lives of women creators around the world. Featuring the true stories of 35 women creators, ranging from writers to inventors, artists to scientists, Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World inspires as it educates.

Readers will meet trailblazing women like Mary Blair, an American modernist painter who had a major influence on how color was used in early animated films, actor/inventor Hedy Lamarr, environmental activist Wangari Maathai, architect Zaha Hadid, filmmaker Maya Deren, and physicist Chien-Shiung Wu.

Some names are known, some are not, but all of the women had a lasting effect on the fields they worked in. The charming, information-filled full-color spreads show the Dreamers as both accessible and aspirational so readers know they, too, can grow up to do something amazing.


5. The Story of Country

Author: by Lindsey Sagar
Silver Dolphin Books
English
24 pages

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Dust off your cowboy boots and learn all about the history of country music! From Dolly Parton to Johnny Cash, from Carrie Underwood to Garth Brookscountry music has been the soul that shaped a generation. Line dance along with the greats in this delightful baby book that introduces little ones to the buckaroos that started it all!

Parental Advisory: May cause toddlers to start wearing ten-gallon hats.


6. Prince (Little People, BIG DREAMS, 54)

Author: by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
English
32 pages
0711254397

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In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Prince, one of the most iconic performers in music history. From a young age, Prince was obsessed with music. Even though he couldn’t read it, his talentwhether on piano, drums, guitar, or vocalsturned him into an icon.

Combining funk, disco, soul, and almost every other genre out there, his songs are some of the best-loved all around the world. Prince knew that he didn’t have to be like anyone else to be a starand there was no one quite like Prince.

This inspiring book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the music legend’s life. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists.

All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers.


7. Hello, World! Music

Author: by Jill McDonald
English
26 pages
0593303857

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Learn from home and explore the world with these fun and easy board books! Every young child loves to listen to music, bang on drums, and pound the keys of a piano. Now here’s a Hello, World! Board book that can teach babies and toddlers all about musical instruments and the sounds they makewith colors, shapes, sizes, and super-simple facts.Hello, World!

Board books introduce first nonfiction concepts to babies and toddlers. Told in clear and easy terms with read-aloud sound words (“Plink! There are 88 keys on a piano, and they each make a different sound”) and featuring bright, cheerful illustrations, Hello, World!

Makes learning fun for young children. And each page offers helpful prompts for engaging with your child. It’s a perfect way to bring science and culture into the busy world of a toddler, where learning never stops. Look for all the books in the Hello, World!

Series: Solar SystemWeatherBackyard BugsBirdsDinosaursMy BodyHow Do Apples Grow? Ocean LifeMoon LandingPetsArctic AnimalsConstruction SiteRainforest AnimalsPlanet Earth ReptilesCars and Trucks Music


8. Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music

Author: by Margarita Engle
English
48 pages

‎ 0544102290

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Girls cannot be drummers. Long ago on an island filled with music, no one questioned that ruleuntil the drum dream girl. In her city of drumbeats, she dreamed of pounding tall congas and tapping small bongs. She had to keep quiet.

She had to practice in secret. But when at last her dream-bright music was heard, everyone sang and danced and decided that both girls and boys should be free to drum and dream. Inspired by the childhood of Millo Castro Zaldarriaga, a Chinese-African-Cuban girl who broke Cuba’s traditional taboo against female drummers, Drum Dream Girl tells an inspiring true story for dreamers everywhere.


9. Who Was Leonardo da Vinci?

Author: by Roberta Edwards
Penguin Workshop
English
112 pages

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Leonardo da Vinci was a gifted painter, talented musician, and dedicated scientist and inventor, designing flying machines, submarines, and even helicopters. Yet he had a hard time finishing things, a problem anyone can relate to. Only thirteen paintings are known to be his; as for the illustrated encyclopedia he intended to create, all that he left were thousands of disorganized notebook pages.

Here is an accessible portrait of a fascinating man who lived at a fascinating timeItaly during the Renaissance.

10. David Bowie (Little People, BIG DREAMS, 30)

Author: by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
English
32 pages
1786033321

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In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of David Bowie, the starman who dazzled audiences with his music. As a child, young David had a head full of songs and ideas.

He was inspired by the pop and mod scenes in Britain to pick up the saxophone. After earning his stripes in some of the coolest bands in London, David splashed onto the solo scene. His songwriting talent and musical skill made him one of rock and roll’s all-time greatest artists.

This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the musician’s life. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists.

All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers.

11. Trombone Shorty

Author: by Troy Andrews
English
40 pages
1419714651

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The Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award-winning picture book biography from Grammy-nominated musician Troy Trombone Shorty Andrews and celebrated illustrator Bryan Collier Who’s that playing out there? Bo Diddley asked the New Orleans crowd. It was a small child who’d been nicknamed Trombone Shorty because his trombone was twice as large as he was.

Trombone Shorty was lifted in the air and carried through the audience until he reached the stage with Bo Diddley. He has been onstage ever since. Hailing from the Trem neighborhood of New Orleans, where music always floated in the air, Troy Trombone Shorty Andrews didn’t always have the money to buy an instrument, but he did have the dream to play music.

This is the story of how he made his dream take flight. Today, Troy Andrews is a Grammy-nominated musician who tours the world with his band, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue. He continues to inspire hope for the next generation in New Orleans and for music lovers everywhere.

12. Stevie Wonder (Little People, BIG DREAMS, 56)

Author: by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
English
32 pages
0711257752

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In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Stevie Wonder, the genius behind some of the world’s best-loved songs. At just 8 years old, it was clear that Steveland Judkins was going to be a star.

Renamed Stevie Wonder for his astonishing talent on the piano and other instruments, he wrote and performed some of the biggest hits of the 1970s. Stevie became known for his inventiveness, his soulful voice, and the social commentary in his lyrics.

He is a UN Messenger of Peace and remains one of the music world’s most iconic figures. This inspiring book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the great musician’s life.

Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

13. Little Artist Board Book Set

Author: by Mudpuppy
Mudpuppy Books
English
32 pages

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Mudpuppy’s Little Artist Board Book Set is comprised of colofully illustrated portraits of visual and performing artists who have made historical impact on the world. Illustrations by Lydia Ortiz and words by Emily Kleinman introduce children to these inspiring artists throughout history.

The board book set includes 4 small books packaged in a slipcase cube and features painters, sculptors, musicians, and performers. 4 board books: Painters, Sculptors, Musicians, and Performers-Package in a slipcase: 4″ cube-8 chunky pages per book, 32 pages total-Greyboard contains 90% recycled paper. Printed with nontoxic inks.Ages 0-5

14. John Lennon (Little People, BIG DREAMS, 52)

Author: by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
English
32 pages
0711257671

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In this book from the multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of John Lennon, the boy from Liverpool who dreamed of peace. When John Lennon formed a band while still in school, he couldn’t have known they were about to change music forever.

With their exciting new sounds, rebel attitudes and gift for songwriting, everyone went crazy for The Beatles. Today, John is remembered not just as a musical icon, but as a champion of world peace. This inspiring book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the legendary Beatle’s life.

Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers.

15. Elton John (Little People, BIG DREAMS, 50)

Author: by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
English
32 pages
0711258406

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In this momentous 50th book in the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Elton John, the piano wizard who rocketed to stardom with his music. As a child, Elton started playing his grandmother’s piano in Harrow, London.

He could pick tunes out by ear and was soon attending lessons at the Royal Academy. After answering an advertisement in a newspaper, Elton teamed up with a lyric-writing buddy: Bernie Taupin. The rest was history. Elton’s songwriting talent, musical skill, and dazzling outfits have made him one of the all-time greats.

This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the musician’s life. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists.