Record Details

Catalog Search

The good, the bad, and the Barbie : a doll's history and her impact on us / by Tanya Lee Stone.

Stone, Tanya Lee (Author).
Image of item

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780670011872 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0670011878 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 130 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: "Unauthorized"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [119]-123) and index.
Summary, etc.: "Readers learn about Mattel Toys and the background behind Barbie's concept and development, how it was a solution for girls who wanted to imagine adult roles rather than just play mother, and details about inventor Ruth Handler."
Target Audience Note: 012 up.

Available copies

  • 13 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Wilmington Memorial Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Wilmington Memorial Library J 688.7221 Sto (Text) Children's Non-Fiction Available -
Subject: Barbie dolls > History > Juvenile literature.
Barbie dolls > Social aspects > Juvenile literature.
Barbie dolls > History.

Additional Resources