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Susan Goldman Rubin

Biography

Susan Goldman Rubin

Susan Goldman Rubin

Books by Susan Goldman Rubin

by Susan Goldman Rubin - Biography, Children's, Children's 10+, Children's Nonfiction, History, Nonfiction

Award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin introduces readers to the most well-known fashion designer in the world, Coco Chanel. Beginning with the difficult years Chanel spent in an orphanage, Goldman Rubin traces Coco’s development as a designer and demonstrates how her determination to be independent helped her gain worldwide recognition. COCO CHANEL focuses on the obstacles Chanel faced as a financially independent woman in an era when women were expected to marry; as well as her fierce competition with the Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli; and some of her most memorable firsts for the fashion industry.

by Susan Goldman Rubin - Children's 10+, Education, History, Reference

In 1954, one of the most significant Supreme Court decisions of the twentieth Century aimed to end school segregation in the United States. Here is the story of the many people who stood up to racial inequality, some risking significant danger and hardship, and of careful strategizing by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

by Susan Goldman Rubin - Children's Nonfiction

This riveting account of the murder of three civil rights crusaders in Mississippi offers new interviews with volunteers from that fateful summer and many never-before-seen photographs.