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Susan Boyle : Living the Dream.

Author: John McShane
Publisher: Chicago : John Blake, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story behind the woman who went from obscurity to worldwide fame within a few days--a near-instant superstar Susan Boyle struggled at school and spent many years dreaming of being noticed at local talent shows; this book explains how the death of her mother and the strength of her faith finally gave Susan the courage to apply for Britain's Got Talent in 2009. The rest, as they say, is history. Her rendition of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McShane, John.
Susan Boyle : Living the Dream.
Chicago : John Blake, ©2010
Named Person: Susan Boyle; Susan Boyle
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John McShane
ISBN: 9781843585695 1843585693 9781843582106 1843582104
OCLC Number: 733040311
Description: 1 online resource (289 pages)
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Contents; Prologue; 1 --
Dreaming the Dream; 2 --
The Day that Changed Her Life; 3 --
A Star is Born; 4 --
Making the Headlines; 5 --
Susan Goes Global; 6 --
A Wee Makeover; 7 --
The Pressure Mounts; 8 --
SuBo Mania; 9 --
Reality Bites; 10 --
Fame & Misfortunes; 11 --
On the Road; 12 --
Living the Dream; 13 --
The World at her Feet.

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The story behind the woman who went from obscurity to worldwide fame within a few days--a near-instant superstar Susan Boyle struggled at school and spent many years dreaming of being noticed at local talent shows; this book explains how the death of her mother and the strength of her faith finally gave Susan the courage to apply for Britain's Got Talent in 2009. The rest, as they say, is history. Her rendition of "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables captivated not only the British audience but audiences across the globe. Millions of fans logged in on YouTube and Twitter making Sus.

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