We all know Oprah Winfrey as a talk-show host, actress, producer, media mogul, and philanthropist, but the "Queen of Talk" wasn't always so fortunate. She suffered through a rough childhood and went on to use her personal struggles as motivation. Oprah's kindness, resilience, and determination are just some of the many reasons why her viewers — and people all around the world — love her.
The richest African American person of the twentieth century, Oprah is often described as the most influential woman in the world. Now, young readers can learn more about her life in this volume from the accessible Who Was...? biography series.