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Whoopi Goldberg

Author: Ann Gaines
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House, ©1999.
Series: Overcoming adversity.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of the single mother, former welfare recipient, and one-time drug addict whose determination helped her become a successful actress and television personality.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Whoopi Goldberg; Whoopi Goldberg; Whoopi Goldberg
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Gaines
ISBN: 0791049388 9780791049389 0791049396 9780791049396
OCLC Number: 39733144
Description: 112 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Overcoming adversity.
Responsibility: Ann Graham Gaines ; introduction by James Scott Brady.

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- Provocative biographies of prominent figures, both contemporary and historical, who have overcome adversity to achieve greatness and success- Subjects come from a diverse range of backgrounds  Read more...

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"The highly readable text is made even more interesting by the addition of well-chosen black-and-white photos."

 
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