Chords of Strength: A Memoir of Soul, Song and the Power of Perseverance

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Penguin, Jun 1, 2010 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 256 pages
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The New York Times bestseller-the inspiring personal story of American Idol's David Archuleta.

In the New York Times bestseller Chords of Strength, American Idol favorite David Archuleta shares his unexpected and inspiring journey, including how he overcame vocal cord paralysis to achieve his dream of being a successful singer. David also opens up about the strength he draws from his unshakable faith and family. He pays tribute to those who continue to inspire him and, through their example, help him believe in himself, his talent, and his abilities.

Intimate and uplifting, Chords of Strength allows a unique glimpse at the man behind the music and offers hope to anyone with a passion and a dream.
 

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im smiling while reading your book archie :) nice childhood memories i can relate with it ...... with tadpole... ducks .... everything ......... i guess after i read your i said to myself ....

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i love this book so much that i can't stop reading it. the lesson that i have learned is that no one can tell your story except for yourself. Read full review

Contents

Title Page Copyright Page Dedication Introduction
PURE BEGINNINGS
HIT WITH INSPIRATION
SCHOOL OF AMERICAN IDOL CHAPTER 4 BUMPS IN THE ROAD
HOPE RISES
CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH
STEPPING IT
DIVINE FREQUENCY
THE JOY IN SOUND
STAYING TRUE
DREAMING
MUSICAL APPENDIX Acknowledgements
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David Archuleta is a singer and songwriter who got his first big break on American Idol. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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