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Title:
American Girl entrepreneur : Pleasant Rowland
Publication Information:
Minneapolis, Minnesota : Checkerboard Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing, [2018]

©2018
ISBN:
9781532110948

9781680788792

9781680786859
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm.
Series:
Toy trailblazers
Language:
English
General Note:
Includes index.
Contents:
Born to teach -- Textbook titan -- A life-changing trip -- Bumpy beginning -- Doubt and determination -- Preteen power -- Growing up -- Where the magic happens -- Company sale -- Giving back -- The Aurora Foundation -- The modern American Girl -- Timeline -- Glossary.
Abstract:
"In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the inventor of the American Girl doll, Pleasant Rowland. Follow the story of Rowland as she creates American Girl from the original historical dolls to the updated American Girl of the Year and American Girl of Today to Truly Me and BeForever. Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and fun facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards."--Publisher's website.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 0.5 190672.
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