Fashion Figures

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This inspiring series chronicles the stories behind some of the most recognizable names in fashion. Each title focuses on the life and journey of a featured fashionista, including her childhood, family, early inspirations, and road to success. Full-color photos draw readers in as they explore the lives and legacies of these fabulous fashion figures. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Fashion Figures (6 titles)
Lauren Conrad: California Cool Lifestyle Designer 5.3
Kate Hudson: Fashionable Fitness Co-Founder 5.1
Kylie Jenner: Contemporary Cosmetics Mogul 5.5
Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen: Chic, High-Fashion Designers 5.4
Jessica Simpson: All-American Fashion Entrepreneur 5.2
Kate Spade: Bold & Bright Handbag Designer 5.4
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, Careers, Social Studies
Copyright 2020
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2019-08-01
ISBN 9781532119491, 9781532173950
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Lexile 0
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Table of contents, and Timeline of key events
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Kate Spade, Arlington Independent School District

Recommendation: Recommended. There are bright photographs of Kate, her family and some of her designs.

Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen: Chic, High-Fashion Designers (Fashion Figures) – Booklist

…the bulk of the material is devoted to the Olsens’ fashion philosophies, style, and design endeavors. The text sticks to the facts, giving no space to rumors surrounding the twins, and emphasizes their commitment to timeless, well-made designs that are also affordable. Even readers unfamiliar with the Olsens will feel inspired by their youth and achievements.