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As a child, Laura Ingalls Wilder traveled across the prairie in a covered wagon. Her daughter, Rose, thought those stories might make a good book, and the two created the beloved Little House series.

Sara Breedlove, the daughter of former slaves, wanted everything to be different for her own daughter, A'Lelia. Together they built a million-dollar beauty empire for women of color. Marie Curie became the first person in history to win two Nobel prizes in science. Inspired by her mother, Irene too became a scientist and Nobel prize winner.

"Borrowed Names" is the story of these extraordinary mothers and daughters. "Borrowed Names" is a 2011 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.

About Jeannine Atkins

Jeannine Atkins is the author of several books for young readers including "Anne Hutchinson's Way." She teaches children's literature at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and lives in Whatley, Massachusetts.

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Author : Jeannine Atkins
Publisher : Henry Holt
Data Published : 16 March 2010
ISBN : 0805089349
EAN : 9780805089349
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 209 pages
Age + : 10-14 years
Language : English
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