Bono: Rock Star Activist

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Enslow Publishing, LLC, Jan 1, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
Bono is lead singer of the internationally acclaimed rock band, U2. In addition to his fame as a rock superstar, Bono has also became widely known for his activism in recent years and has even been a candidate for the Nobel Peace Prize. Today Bono stands as a shining example of a superstar who gives back in the hopes of making our world a better place.
 

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Contents

A Love Beyond Faith
5
A Conflicted Child
8
High School Heaven
12
Tragedy Strikes
15
A Rock Star Is Born
19
A Baby Band Takes Its First Steps
25
Success at Last
29
The Band of the 80s
36
Life in a Zoo
59
Working Toward a Better World
71
Global Humanitarian
78
Elevation and Devastation
84
Awards and an Atomic Bomb
94
The Constant Charmer
100
Chronology Ill Chapter Notes
113
Further Reading and Internet Addresses
126

Reconciling Rock and Religion
41
The Big One
47
Media Frenzy and Social Change
53

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