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Best Elvis Books You Should Read

Below I’ll give you my selections for the best Elvis books by a few categories. I will cover these and other great books more in depth later.

Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley (1995)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadFrom the moment that he first shook up the world in the mid 1950s, Elvis Presley has been one of the most vivid and enduring myths of American culture.Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley is the first biography to go past that myth and present an Elvis beyond the legend.
Author(s): Peter Guralnick

Being Elvis: A Lonely Life (2018)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadA “sympathetic and exceptionally well-written account” (USA Today), Ray Connolly’s biography of the King soars with “spontaneity and electricity” (Preston Lauterbach).Elvis Presley is a giant figure in American popular culture, a man whose talent and fame were matched only by his later excesses and tragic end.
Author(s): Ray Connolly

Careless Love: The Unmaking of Elvis Presley (2000)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadCareless Love is the full, true, and mesmerizing story of Elvis Presley’s last two decades, in the long-awaited second volume of Peter Guralnick’s masterful two-part biography.Last Train to Memphis, the first part of Guralnick’s two-volume life of Elvis Presley, was acclaimed by the New York Times as “a triumph of biographical art.” This concluding volume recounts the second half of Elvis’ life in rich and previously unimagined detail, and confirms Guralnick’s status as one of the great biograph…
Author(s): Peter Guralnick

Elvis-Straight Up, Volume 1, By Joe Esposito and Joe Russo (2007)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadDestined to become the most examined and talked about book since Elvis, What Happened?. NO MATTER WHAT YOU HAVE EVER READ BEFOREELVIS-STRAIGHT UP! WILL CHANGE THE WAY YOU LOOK AT ELVIS PRESLEY. What was the “real” Elvis like? The search for the truth is over! Elvis always lovingly and with true admiration refered to Joe Esposito as “Gentleman Joe”. In the 35 years that I have known him, Joe has continued to conduct himself in that fashion.
Author(s): Joe Esposito, Joe Russo

Elvis and the Underdogs (2014)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadFrom Jenny Lee, writer on the Disney Channel show Shake It Up!, the number-one-rated kids' show in the country, this feel-good middle-grade novel is about a sickly boy whose life is turned upside down when he gets a therapy dog . . . who can talk!Benji Wendell Barnsworth is a small ten-year-old boy with a big personality. Born premature, Benji is sickly, accident-prone, and at the hospital so often he even has his own punch card.
Author(s): Jenny Lee, Kelly Light

Velvet Elvis: Repainting the Christian Faith (2012)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadVelvet Elvis is the first book from Rob Bell, the New York Times bestselling author of Love Wins.  Selected as one of 2011’s most influential people by Time Magazine, pastor Bell offers original and refreshingly personal perspectives on what Christianity is truly all about in Velvet Elvis.  A vibrant voice for a new generation of Christians—the most recognizable Christian leader among y…
Author(s): Rob Bell

Elvis and the Memphis Mafia (2005)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadA monumental oral biography filled with raucous joy, aching loss and terrible poignancy, Elvis & the Memphis Mafia is the first book to capture the King – the man and the phenomenon – in his full complexity. Through revealing interviews with three of Elvis’s closest friends, who were also his protectors and rescuers, Nash achieves the first true mapping of Elvis’s psyche.
Author(s): Alanna Nash

No Filter (2019)

 Best Elvis Books You Should ReadDuring a ten month marital hiatus, solace is sought in an unlikely setting, where topics, usually taboo, find open and willing discussion
Author(s): Phoenix Elvis Nicholson

Elvis! – Greatest Hits for Easy Piano (1994)

 Best Elvis Books You Should Read(Easy Piano Personality). Over 25 Presley classics, including: All Shook Up * Are You Lonesome Tonight? * Blue Suede Shoes * Don’t Be Cruel * Heartbreak Hotel * Hound Dog * In the Ghetto * Return to Sender * Suspicious Minds * and more.
Author(s): Elvis Presley

Best Elvis Books You Should Read

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Library Genesis and download some elvis books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Software Engineering: A Methodical Approach

Author(s): Elvis C. Towle Jr., Bradford A. Foster
ID: 3008775, Publisher: CRC Press, Year: 2021, Size: 77 Mb, Format: pdf

LIFE Elvis - Remembering Elvis Presley

Author(s): The Editors of LIFE
ID: 2559834, Publisher: LIFE, Year: 2020, Size: 161 Mb, Format: pdf

The Kitchen: A journey through time-and the homes of Julia Child, Georgia O'Keeffe, Elvis Presley and many others-in search of the perfect design

Author(s): John Ota
ID: 2565229, Publisher: Appetite by Random House, Year: 2020, Size: 21 Mb, Format: epub

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really chart-busters according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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