Dolly Parton

by Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel

Format: Print Book 2019
Availability: Available at 10 Libraries 10 of 12 copies
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Baldwin Borough Library Biography BIO J PAR
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C.C. Mellor Memorial Library Children Non Fiction J 92 Parton
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Crafton Public Library Juvenile - Biography J 92 BIO PARTON 2019 CRAFTON 7/19
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Dormont Public Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 92 P25 PART
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Hampton Community Library Juvenile Picture Book MY LEARNING WORLD JPIC LITTLE
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Moon Township Public Library Easy TRUE STORIES JE LITTLE
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Northern Tier Regional Library Juvenile Biography J BIO PARTON
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Collection  Juvenile Biography
 
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Oakmont Carnegie Library Juvenile Biography JB PAR
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Collection  Juvenile Biography
 
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Pleasant Hills Public Library Juvenile Juv 92 PARTON Dolly
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Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Biography J B PARTON 2019
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Summary
In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Dolly Parton, the singer-songwriter and businesswoman.



Little Dolly grew up in Tennessee in a family 'as poor as dirt'. She started performing at an early age, singing on local radio and television. After graduating high school, she moved to Nashville to pursue her singing dreams. Her managers wanted her to sing pop, but she followed her heart to sing and write country songs .



Her heart was right - Dolly became a musical superstar, but she never forgot where she came from. She now uses her wealth to give back to people, children and animals in need. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back , including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the singer's life.



Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people , from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.



This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats . The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games, and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.



Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "Young readers will find inspiring stories of individuality and courage in the latest installments of the Little People, Big Dreams series (4 new titles). As always, these child-friendly biographies utilize brief, approachable text and inviting artwork to tell of the childhoods and accomplishments of admirable figures in history or living today. Readers will easily become absorbed in Dolly Parton's folk-art-style spreads, which relay the petite singer-songwriter's journey from performing on local radio as a kid to becoming a country music powerhouse. At times, the books make superlative statements that would be challenging to prove Bowie was the most unique star that ever fell to earth. ; Parton is the most respected country performer of all time. though the sentiments ring true. All volumes end with a two-page spread featuring a photo-illustrated time line and more detailed information on the featured individual. A light, endearing series.--Julia Smith Copyright 2010 Booklist"
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Series Little people, big dreams.
Subjects Parton, Dolly -- Juvenile literature.
Parton, Dolly.
Women country musicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women country musicians -- Biography.
Biographies.
Publisher Mankato, MN :2019
Other Titles Pequeña & grande Dolly Parton.
Contributors Solak, Daria, 1991- illustrator.
Language English
Notes First published in Spain in 2019 under the title Pequeña & Grande Dolly Parton by Alba Editorial, Barcelona.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9781786037602
1786037602
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