Madam C. J. Walker

Lori Hobkirk (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781609542092

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Madam C. J. Walker's skill as a businesswoman and desire to create products for black women drove her to become the first black female millionaire. While improving women's lives with her products, she employed women as sales agents and hair culturists, all while giving back to her community.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Biographies Cultural/Diversity History
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Social Studies
English (US)
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