"If you're an Elvis fan, no explanation is necessary; If you're not an Elvis fan, no explanation is possible."

(George Klein)





The "Elvis Booklist" 2004


EIN has compiled a list of Elvis books published since January 2004 (including books announced for future publication). We will update the list periodically.



Click for books published 2005-2007

Jan 2004 Elvis Fashion Julie Mundy Hardback USA
Jan 2004 The Field Guide to Elvis Shrines Bill Yenne Softcover USA Revised edition
Jan 2004 Thank You, Elvis Leonore Vinyard Bechtel Softcover USA  
Jan 2004 Elvis Presley Unseen Archives Marie Cahill Softcover USA Photobook; reissue
Jan 2004 Sex, Drugs & Rock 'n' Roll The Lisa Marie Presley Story Katherine Cummings Softcover USA From the files of The National Enquirer
Jan 2004 Elvis Presley Liz Gogerly Hardback USA
Feb 2004 Elvis Culture: Fans, Faith and Image Erika Doss Softcover USA Academic release
March 2004 The Rise and Fall and Rise of Elvis Aubrey Dillon-Malone Reissue
March 2004 Elvis, Jesus and Me Emer McCourt Hardback UK Virago Press; fiction release; ISBN: 1844081214
March 2004 Elvis A Life In Pictures Timothy Frew Hardback USA Reissue
March 2004 Elvis 2nd To None Hal Leonard Pub. Softcover USA Sheet music release
March 2004 Everything About Elvis Mick Farren Softcover USA Actually The Hitchhiker's Guide to Elvis; comes with bonus CD; reissue
April 2004 The Women Who Loved Elvis Fleda Brown Softcover USA Poetry
April 2004 Elvis Speaks: Thoughts on Fame, Family, Music, and More in his own words McKeon & Everett Hardback USA  
May 2004 Elvis The Rooster and the Magic Words Denys Cazet Hardback USA/UK Children's title
May 2004 Elvis The Rooster Almost Goes to Heaven Denys Cazet Softcover USA/UK Children's title; reissue
May 2004 Elvis & Me: A Mystery Thriller featuring Elvis Presley Richard D. Weber Softcover USA Fiction
May 2004 Tears of a Shadow Stella Patchouli Softcover USA Memoir; reissue
June 2004 'The Crazies Come Out At Night - Elvisphile Hell/Elvis Bizzarro'
Booklet detailing plot and character synopsis for yet to be published book
June 2004 Elvis For Everyone David Parker Softcover USA Elvis' recording sessions
June 2004 Elvis Color My World
USA Kids colouring book
June 2004 Tarzan Presley Nigel Cox Novel
June 2004 Unforgettable Elvis Lucille Bender Softcover USA
June 2004 Little Green Elvis Kelly Jacob Softcover USA Children's title
July 2004 Elvis & Gladys Elaine Dundy Softcover USA Reissue
July 2004 Elvis: A Musical Inventory 1939-55 Softcover UK  
July 2004 Elvis Presley Music Legend, Movie Star, The King Connie Plantz Hardback USA
July 2004 Elvis Presley The Man The Life The Legend Pamela Keogh Hardback USA Biography; Elvis "style"
Aug 2004 Elvis Sessions III Joseph A. Tunzi Softcover USA Elvis' recording sessions & much more
Aug 2004 Such Vicious Minds Daniel Klein Hardback USA Fiction
Aug 2004 Elvis Handbook Tara McAdams Hardback USA/Australia (October) Compendium of facts
Sep 2004 Are You Hungry Tonight? Arlene Butler Softcover USA Elvis' fave recipes; reissue
Sep 2004 Elvis The King of Rock n Roll Ariel Books Hardback USA
Sep 2004 Everything Elvis Helen Clutton Softcover USA/Australia (October)
Sep 2004 Elvis A Celebration Mike Evans Softcover USA/UK/Australia Reissue
Sep 2004 Elvis Lives! and other Anagrams Jon Agee Softcover USA Reissue
Sep 2004 Elvis: If Only We'd Known Sandra Richards USA ISBN: 1594572984; published by Booksurge, LLC
Sep 2004 The Colonel: The Extraordinary Story of Colonel Tom Parker and Elvis Presley Alanna Nash Softcover USA Reissue
Sep 2004 The Wonder of You Flaming Star fan club Norway Photobook
Sep 2004 If I Can Dream Flaming Star fan club Norway Photobook


Oct 2004

The Tupelo-Memphis Murders: A Psychological Study of Self-Destruction and Murder!
Softcover Australia Speculation/Fiction
Oct 2004 A Date With Elvis
Hardback Germany Photobook
Oct 2004 The Ultimate Elvis in Munich Book Andreas Roth   Germany Text in English & German
Oct 2004 Ten Little Elvi Henson Softcover USA Children's title
Oct 2004 Rough Guide to Elvis Paul Simpson Softcover Australia Compendium; reissue
Nov 2004 The Elvis Archives Todd Slaughter Hardback USA Photobook
Nov 2004 Blue Christmas Various Softcover USA Collection of fiction short stories with an Elvis theme; re-issue
Nov 2004 The King Is Dead Robert Holton Softcover USA Reprint (2nd edition; delayed from August)
Nov 2004 The Memphis Lullaby Linda Ann McConnell Softcover Scotland Play based around Elvis' life story
Nov 2004 Chasing Elvis Glen Marcel Softcover USA Novel
Nov 2004 Elvis The King Holland Dutch text
Nov 2004 The Elvis Album Millie Ridge Hardcover UK/Australia "Greenwich Editions"; reissue with new cover and dudtjacket
Nov 2004 Complete Guide to the Music of Elvis Presley John Robertson Softcover USA Reissue
Dec 2004 The Return Of The King: An Elvis Novel Michael Hodjera      
Dec 2004 Volume 25 - Elvis Presley Hal Leonard Pub. Softcover USA Sheet music book
Dec 2004 The Presley Arrangement Monte Nicholson USA Reissue; fiction/fact(?)
Dec 2004 Reflections of Elvis Clarice Softcover USA Elvis poetry costs $9.99 (includes shipping in U.S.; add $2.00 for overseas). $1 goes to The American Heart Association and $1.00 goes to The Humane Society of the U.S. in Elvis' name. Contact: Clariceep@aol.com
Dec 2004 Elvis Born To Rock Bud Glass/Praytome Publishing Europe Photobook
Dec 2004 Elvis Presley's Twin, Jesse Garon: The Records Show He Died. But Did He? Stan Knight Softcover USA Fiction release from Publish America; ISBN: 1413737153
Undated Elvis Odair Braz Junior Brazil Concentrates on Elvis' music
Undated Elvis Presley La Biographie Sebastian Danchin France French text
Undated Elvis Mene L'enquete Daniel Klein France French edition of 'Blue Suede Clues'


"O Rei de Las Vegas" (King of Las Vegas)

Elvis Presley's World Fan Club   Brazil First of 3 books in series Essential Para Făs (Essential to fans) covering Elvis' full career; Portuguese text; 240 pages
Undated Coverart Elvis and Other Celebrities Martin Kloster Denmark Photobook
Undated Elvis On Stamps (1978-2004) Nitaya Kanchanawan Softcover Thailand  
Undated Nixon at the Movies A Book About Belief Mark Feeney Hardcover USA/UK Fascinating look at Pres. Nixon using medium of film. Plenty of Elvis including chapter about their meeting. Uni of Chicago Press; ISBN: 0226239683



How to obtain Elvis books:

Most titles are available from www.amazon.com or www.bn.com

The Tupelo-Memphis Murders is available from EIN

The Ultimate Elvis In Munich Book is available from http://www.elvis-in-munich.de/

Elvis On Stamps (1978-2003) is available from Bill Burk's Elvis World


Many of the titles are also available through Elvis web sites.

Remember to shop around for the best price (and don't forget postage and handling costs).


If you know of other Elvis books published in 2004-05 but not on our list click to send us the details




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