Elvis and Me Author:Priscilla Beaulieu Presley, Sandra Harmon "He taught me everything; how to dress, how to walk, how to apply make-up and wear my hair, how to behave, how to return love--his way. Over the years, he became my father, husband, and very nearly God..." Elvis Presley and Priscilla Beaulieu were together 14 years. This is Priscilla Presley's poignant and powerful story of her life with the mos... more »t successful entertainer of all time. It is a love story unlike any other -- of a man determined to create the perfect woman, and of the woman herself, torn between love for her husband and her own need for personal growth and self-respect. This is a love story full of heartbreak as well as tender feelings. Theirs was a deep relationship and they struggled to survive the fast and tragic events shaping their different destinies. Countless adjustments were necessary. Elvis was not an ordinary man and therefore could not lead an ordinary life. As for Priscilla, it was a eternal dilemma, reconciling her existence in Elvis's world with reality outside of that bubble. Above all, it is a story that could have been written only by the woman who lived it -- Priscilla Beaulier Presley. Illustrated with 72 photographs, many from the Preseley family album.« less
This is the first Elvis book I've read, but after reading this book I am wanting to read more. Very interesting book and its told as if she herself was talking to you. Loved it! But, left wanting more.
A first-hand account of the Svengali-like relationship between Elvis Presley and Priscilla Beaulieu, starting from her early teen years. Throughout, you sense her love for Elvis despite his flaws (and there were many).