Hello, I'm Johnny Cash
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

Illustrated by A.G. Ford
8 - 12
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Sep 18, 2014
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There’s never been anyone like music legend Johnny Cash. His deep voice is instantly recognizable, and his heartfelt songs resonate with listeners of all ages and backgrounds. G. Neri captures Johnny’s story in beautiful free verse, portraying an ordinary boy with an extraordinary talent who grew up in extreme poverty, faced incredible challenges, and ultimately found his calling by always being true to the gift of his voice. A. G. Ford’s luscious paintings of the dramatic southern landscape of Johnny Cash’s childhood illuminate this portrait of a legend, taking us from his humble beginnings to his enormous success on the world stage.

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    September 18, 2014
    Candlewick Press
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