Barbie Forever: Her Inspiration, History, and Legacy (Official 60th Anniversary Collection) (Hardcover)

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About the Author

Robin Gerber is a best-selling author and historian. She is the author of the bestseller Leadership the Eleanor Roosevelt Way: Timeless Strategies from the First Lady of Courage (Penguin/Portfolio). Her most recent book is the first biography of the founder of Mattel, Ruth Handler: Barbie and Ruth: The Story of the World’s Most Famous Doll and the Woman Who Created Her. Her articles have appeared in USA Today, the Washington Post, The Philadelphia Inquirer, and numerous other newspapers and magazines. Prior to becoming an author, Robin practiced law in Washington, DC, and worked on Capitol Hill. She has studied and written about leadership development since 1975.

Praise For…

"Author and historian Robin Gerber has created the consummate coffee table Barbie book, Barbie Forever,  the most detailed, full-color portrait of this beloved doll!"
- Gay NYC Dad-

"If you are a Barbie fan, this is a book you do not want to miss!"
- Dad of Divas-

"Just as I treasured my Barbies, I’ll treasure Barbie Forever. Wow—what a pearl! From the beautiful front cover to the detailed timeline on the back pages, this quality, hardback coffee table book brings so many memories to the surface."
- Book Pleasures-

"Overall this is an engrossing and fun history lesson that should delight any collector, new or old!"
- The Outspoken Yam-

"Popular culture collections will want to make room for this eye-catching compilation."
- Booklist-

"The copiousness of rare photos and in-depth narrative elevates this book above any mere collectible coffee-table book to be glanced through idly then discarded. This is a photo book, a study book, to be loved and enjoyed by anyone who has known the joy of immersing themselves in the world of the original girl who could grow up to be anything."
- Critical Blast-

"Barbie Forever is a book that will give you tremendous insight into how one doll and one company could take the world by force. This is a great coffee table read and would be perfect in anyone’s home"
- The Nerdy Girl Express-

Product Details
ISBN: 9780760365779
ISBN-10: 0760365776
Publisher: Epic Ink
Publication Date: September 24th, 2019
Pages: 176