Oprah Winfrey : An Inspiration to Millions

Series: Rookie Biographies

by Wil Mara


Children's Press
September 2016


Non-Fiction
Ages 6 – 7 . Grades 1 – 2

Lexile measure: 480L

DRA: 24

Guided Reading: M


Fact-filled Rookie Read-About Biographies introduce the youngest readers to influential women and men, both past and present. Colorful photos and age appropriate text encourage children to read on their own-as they learn about people like Serena Williams, Neil Armstrong, Rosa Parks, Anne Frank and many more.

Born into poverty, Oprah made herself a promise when she was just four years old: that she would have a better life. Through hard work and perseverance she made good on that promise, becoming the only African-American billionaire in America
Wil Mara

Wil Mara, a lifelong fan of the National Football League, is the author of more than seventy-five books. He has written both fiction and nonfiction, for both children and adults. Aside from his “ NFL novels, ” he also wrote the 2005 disaster thriller Wave, which won the 2005 New Jersey Notable Book Award.


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$5.95

ISBN: 9780531217665

32pp. | 5-⅞ x 7