Elvis Presley's birthday

Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, on January 8, 1935.  The library has books, cd's and films to help you celebrate.

Frommer's Nashville & Memphis / by Linda Romine

Frommer's Nashville & Memphis / by Linda Romine

Let Frommers help you plan the perfect trip to Graceland.

Elvis [sound recording] : 30 #1 hits / Elvis Presley

Elvis : 30 #1 hits / Elvis Presley

Listen to some old favorites like "Heartbreak Hotel", "Don't be cruel", and "Hound dog".

   
Elvis : a graphic novel / by Terry Collins

Elvis : a graphic novel / by Terry Collins

This graphic novel explores the life of Elvis Presley and describes his return to stardom through his 1968 Comeback Special.

Losing Graceland : a novel / Micah Nathan

Losing Graceland : a novel / Micah Nathan

Taking a week-long driving job after a breakup and his father's sudden death, Ben is shocked when his employer appears to be a still-living Elvis, who needs Ben's help to get to Memphis and search for a missing grandchild.

On Beale Street / Ronald Kidd

On Beale Street / Ronald Kidd

In Memphis in the 1950's, fifteen-year-old Johnny is introduced to the blues when he ventures to the infamous Beale Street and establishes a friendship with the up-and-coming young musician Elvis Presley.

Elvis : 25th anniversary songbook : piano, vocal, guitar

Elvis : 25th anniversary songbook : piano, vocal, guitar

A commemorative collection of 40 cherished favorites from Elvis, including: All Shook Up * Almost in Love * Are You Lonesome Tonight? and more.

Elvis my best man : a memoir: radio days, rock 'n' roll nights, and my lifelong friendship with Elvis Presley / George Klein

Elvis my best man : a memoir: radio days, rock 'n' roll nights, and my lifelong friendship with Elvis Presley / George Klein

Documents the three-decade friendship shared by the author and Elvis, tracing the author's career as a nationally recognized DJ and television host who witnessed Elvis's meteoric rise and the impact of his celebrity before his untimely death in 1977.

Kill me tender : a murder mystery featuring the singing sleuth Elvis Presley / Daniel Klein

Kill me tender : a murder mystery featuring the singing sleuth Elvis Presley / Daniel Klein

After many of his fan club presidents are found dead, Elvis Presley suspects foul play and sets out to find the killer.

Ultimate gospel [sound recording] / Elvis Presley

Ultimate gospel  / Elvis Presley

Listen to gospel favorites performed by Elvis Presley.

Elvis Presley : the family album / by George Klein.

Elvis Presley : the family album / by George Klein.

A visual tribute to Elvis' life both onstage and off presents more than one hundred intimate and rare photographs, including such scenes as a recording session at RCA and his prom night pose, along with memories from family and friends.

Jailhouse Rock Elvis began his movie career in 1956 with Love Me Tender and then went on to star in 33 feature films.  We would be happy to borrow a copy of Love Me Tender, Jailhouse Rock or Viva Las Vegas for you.  Ask at the Adult Reference Desk.

Summeries from publisher materials.

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