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213 pp

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Mother’s Little Prince

Tupelo, Mississippi, 1945. Elvis is ten years old and loves to sing. His mother encourages him and believes in him, but she also wants to protect him from anything bad. At school Elvis is lonely. He gets teased for being a mommy’s boy and because he breaks into song every chance he gets … 

Mårten Melin paints a touching portrait of his childhood idol Elvis Presley a boy who, before his breakthrough, lived in poverty in a town marked by class gaps and segregation.