Hello, I'm Johnny Cash
This biographical picture book of Johnny Cash offers a stirring look at the early life of a musical icon, from his harsh but music-filled childhood to the first flush of stardom. His deep voice is instantly recognizable, and his heartfelt songs resonate with listeners of all ages and backgrounds. G. Neri captures Cash’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 Cash’s childhood illuminate this portrait of a legend, taking us from his humble beginnings to his enormous success on the world stage.
40 pages; 10.5 x 12 inches; hardcover; ISBN: 978-0763662455