Part of the best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, Dolly Partontells the inspiring story of this extraordinary singer-songwriter and businesswoman.
Suggested Age:4-7 Years
Number of Pages:32
Sub-Genre:Biography & Autobiography
Series Title:Little People, Big Dreams
Publisher:Frances Lincoln Ltd
Book theme:Performing Arts
Author:Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Street Date:June 4, 2019
Item Number (DPCI):248-65-2709
Origin:Made in the USA or Imported
About the Book
Part of the best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series,Dolly Partontells the inspiring story of this extraordinary singer-songwriter and businesswoman.
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, butshe followed her heart to sing and write country songs.
Her heart was right - Dolly became a musical superstar, butshe never forgot where she came from.She now uses her wealth to give back to people, children and animals in need. This moving book featuresstylish and quirky illustrationsandextra facts at the back, including abiographical timelinewith historical photos and a detailed profile of the singer's life.
Little People, BIG DREAMSis abest-selling series of books and educational gamesthatexplore 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 offersinspiring 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 setsallow 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 peoplewho will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
About the Author
Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books and the author of the multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series of picture books that explore the lives of outstanding people. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.
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