Selena Gomez

Pop Star and Actress

From the Series Pop Culture Bios

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

You may know that Selena Gomez starred in Wizards of Waverly Place and rocks the music world in Selena Gomez & the Scene. But did you know that Selena:
• got her big break in show business playing Gianna on Barney & Friends?
• was named after Latina singer Selena Quintanilla-Pérez?
• thought she’d blown her screen test with the Disney Channel—only to be offered the chance to become a major Disney star?

Want to know more about the life of this talented celebrity? Read on to learn all about Selena’s childhood, career, best friends, boyfriends, favorite things, and more!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-0-76134-142-0
$26.65 $19.99
978-1-46770-097-9
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2012-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.5
BISACS JNF007040, JNF036050, JNF007000
Dewey 791.4302'8092
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 740
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 4.7
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 151613
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Index, Reviewed, Sidebars, and Table of contents

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Author: Robin Nelson

Robin Nelson's careers have always kept her surrounded by books—as an elementary teacher, working at a publishing company, and now working as a school library media specialist. But her favorite job is writing books for kids. She has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Minneapolis.