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Author Millner, Denene, author.

Title Madam C.J. Walker builds a business / text, Denene Millner ; cover and illustrations, Salini Perera.

Publication Info. [Place of publication unknown] : Rebel Girls, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Fiction  J MILLNER    DUE 11-24-20
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Fiction  J MILLNER    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Juvenile Fiction  J MILLNER    IN TRANSIT
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Description 128 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Summary "Sarah is the first person in her family who wasn't born into slavery in Delta, Louisiana. But being free doesn't mean that Sarah doesn't have to work. She cooks, she cleans, she picks cotton, she does laundry, and she babysits. And when she works, she wraps up her hair. One day, Sarah's hair starts to fall out! It's itchy, crunchy, patchy, and won't grow. Instead of giving up, Sarah searches for the right products. And then she invents something better than any shampoo or hair oil she's used before. Her hair grows and grows, so she decides to start her own business."--Back cover.
Audience 820L Lexile
Note 820L Lexile
Subject Walker, C. J., Madam, 1867-1919 -- Juvenile fiction.
African American women -- Juvenile fiction.
Hairdressing of African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
African American businesspeople -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
Added Author Perera, Salini, illustrator.
ISBN 9781733176194
1733176195
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