Ray Charles

Stéphane Ollivier

Illustrated by Rémi Courgeon


Children's book about the life and music of Ray Charles

Follow Ray Charles's rise from humble beginnings, overcoming hardship, loss, and blindness to become the undisputed king of rhythm 'n' blues. Each spread relates a different stage of his life, and key moments are captured by evocative photos from the time and Rémi Courgeon's beautiful illustrations. On the accompanying CD, the narrative of the book is intewoven with 15 of the singer's most emblematic recordings.