This biography highlights the life and accomplishments of J Cole Readers learn about J Cole s early life, inspiration to pursue music, and successes as a hip hop artist With striking photographs and sidebars, the book explores J Cole s academic drive, relationship with his mom, and charity work Features include a timeline, glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO