Nearly sixty-four years ago, Ruth Handler created the iconic Barbie doll. An American Jewish businesswoman and inventor, Handler’s philosophy “that through the doll, a little girl could be anything she wanted to be” remains a powerful tool for children through the decades.
In honor of the Barbie movie, we’re sharing some reading recommendations for you based on Barbies.
(And yes, these are all real Barbie dolls. Check them out here.)