Guitar Genius Book
Guitar Genius Book
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Guitar Genius

Written by Kim Tomsic and illustrated by Brett Helquist

Published by Chronicle Books

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This is the story of how Les Paul created the world's first solid- body electric guitar, countless other inventions that changed modern music, and one truly epic career in rock and roll. How to make a microphone? A broomstick, a cinderblock, a telephone, a radio. How to make an electric guitar? A record player's arm, a speaker, some tape. How to make a legendary inventor? A few tools, a lot of curiosity, and an endless faith in what is possible. Featuring richly detailed, dynamic illustrations by Brett Helquist, this unforgettable biography will resonate with inventive readers young and old.

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  • Age Range: 5-8
  • Pages: 56
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: April 9, 2019
  • ISBN: 145215919X
  • ISBN 13: 978-1452159195
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