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Cleo Edison Oliver, Playground Millionaire

Title

Cleo Edison Oliver, Playground Millionaire

Illustrator

Jennifer L. Meyer

Publisher

Levine Books an Imprint of Scholastic Inc.

Pages

213 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780545822367

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; interracial adoption

Annotation

Fifth-grader Cleo Edison Oliver is full of money-making ideas, and her fifth-grade Passion Project is no different--but things get more complicated when she has to keep her business running, be a good listener when her best friend needs her, and deal with the bully teasing her about being adopted at the same time.

Grade Level

3-5, 6-8

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Keywords

California; friendship; business enterprises; money-making projects for children; African American families

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Cleo Edison Oliver, Playground Millionaire

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