Graceland

Inside Graceland by Nancy Rooks

I have had Nancy’s book forever. Not sure why I haven’t read it until now. Nancy Rooks was Elvis’ Maid and Cook and was considered family. Although Inside Graceland is very short (just 150 pages with large print and 20 pages of photos), I learned a lot. Nancy gives a very personal [continue reading]

November 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

Elvis My Brother by Billy Stanley

I have had this first edition book by Elvis’ step brother Billy Stanley for a while, but hadn’t read it. I actually enjoyed it. I know to take everything with a grain of salt. I also have books by his other step brothers Rick and David and by their mother Dee Presley. I read everything [continue reading]

November 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Graceland Gates by Harold Loyd

This book was a treasure I didn’t know I had acquired. I bought it this past Elvis Week, the 40th Anniversary, just because it was signed by the author and looked old. I either bought it at the Book Sale at Marlowe’s or at Elvis Con. Either way I was just gathering up all the books I [continue reading]

October 17, 2017 // 1 Comment

Goodbye 44, Hello 45!

Tomorrow is my 45th birthday, so today I look back at this past year. I had a wonderful 44th year – one of the best of my life! If I had to pick one word to sum up this fantastic year, it would be travel. I traveled to Memphis three times for the Grand Opening of the Guest House at Graceland, [continue reading]

October 3, 2017 // 0 Comments