Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Molly Brown: Sharing Her Good Fortune” as Want to Read:
Molly Brown: Sharing Her Good Fortune
With engaging text and historical photographs and illustrations, each of these biographies tells of a well-known person who has contributed to the economic and cultural growth of a town, city, or region.
Hardcover, 48 pages
Published September 1st 2000 by Children's Press(CT)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Jan 23, 2008 April Helms rated it liked it
Recommends it for: children
A neat story, complete with many pictures and sidebars, on the life of Margaret “Molly” Brown. Brown grew up in poverty, but became rich after her husband’s mine started producing gold, and she was known for her charity work. She is perhaps best known for her heroic actions on the Titanic. A short, concise story on this outgowing, colorful personality, filled with pictures and information, some in “set aside” boxes or sidebars to break up what could have been a lot of gray text. I do wish there ...more