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Madam C. J. Walker: Inventor And Millionaire

ISBN-10: 1464402019
ISBN-13: 9781464402012
Author: McKissack, Patricia and Fredrick
Interest Level: K-3
Publisher: Enslow Publishers

Publication Date: January 2013

Copyright: 2013

Page Count: 24

Series: Famous African-Americans


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Interest Level

Grades K-3

Reading Level

Guided Reading: L
Lexile: 620L
Accelerated Reader Level: 3.6
Accelerated Reader Points: 0.5

Booksource Subjects

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Experiments & Projects

Description
"Don't wait for opportunities to come . . . get up and make them!" said Madam C. J. Walker. She rose from laundry woman to become America's first black woman millionaire. Born in poverty, Walker set her sights on a better life and made her fortune by developing hair care and beauty products specially formulated for African Americans. As her wealth and influence grew, she also channeled her energies into working for civil rights and social change. This real-life rags-to-riches story comes to life in an engaging narrative by the McKissacks.
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