Oprah Winfrey: A Biography of a Billionaire Talk Show Host

Oprah Winfrey: A Biography of a Billionaire Talk Show Host

by Robin Westen

Hardcover(Library Binding)

$26.60

Overview

Whether Oprah Winfrey was talking about her childhood experiences of abuse and rebellion, her lifelong struggle with weight, her favorite books, or her Angel Network of good deeds, the world was listening. Read about how one of the richest and most powerful women in the world reached this pinnacle of success.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766039919
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: African-American Icons Series
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 6.32(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 1050L (what's this?)
Age Range: 11 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

1 "Okay, God, I Get It!" 5

2 Born Into Hardship 12

3 Tough Times 19

4 Beating the Odds 27

5 Changing Channels 36

6 In Her Own Name 44

7 A Passion for Purple 52

8 Big Business 58

9 Subject Matters 65

10 In Her Prime Time 73

11 More on the Horizon 79

Chronology 87

Chapter Notes 91

Further Reading 100

Internet Addresses 101

Index 102

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