|aBorrowed names : |bpoems about Laura Ingalls Wilder, Madam C.J. Walker, Marie Curie, and their daughters / |cJeannine Atkins.
|aNew York : |bHenry Holt, |c2010.
|a209 p. : |bill. ; |c22 cm.
|aAs 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. Sarah 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.
|aCurie, Marie--1867-1934--Juvenile poetry.
|aWalker, C. J.(Madam,)--1867-1919--Juvenile poetry.
|aWilder, Laura Ingalls--1867-1957--Juvenile poetry.