Katy Perry: From Gospel Singer to Pop Star

Katy Perry: From Gospel Singer to Pop Star

by Nadia Higgins




You may know that Katy Perry is a shining star of pop who has soared to number one on the charts again and again. But did you know that Katy:

• is a pastor's kid times two? Both her mom and dad are pastors who encouraged her to sing in church.

• was dropped by two recording labels before she finally got her big break with Capitol Records?

• exercises by jumping rope before every single show?

Want to know more about the life of this talented celebrity? Read on to learn all about Katy's childhood, career, favorite things, love life, future goals, and more!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781467702362
Publisher: Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Series: Pop Culture Bios Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 740L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 10 Years

About the Author

Nadia Higgins is the author of 50-plus books for the school library market.
She also worked as an editor in the industry for almost ten years. Many of her books have a science bent, though she's also written about pop stars, car art,
and zombies. Nadia lives in Minneapolis with her husband and two young daughters.

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

Chapter 1 Christian Roots 8

Chapter 2 The New Katy 14

Chapter 3 Class Clown of Pop 20

Katy Pics! 28

Source Notes 30

More Katy info 30

Index 31

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