Barbie and Ruth
by Robin Gerber

Book Talk guided by Christine Faust


Date: Monday, July 17, 2023

Time: 7:00 pm CT, 8:00 pm ET, 6:00 pm MT, 5:00 pm PT
Description: The full title of this month's book selection is "Barbie and Ruth: The Story of the World's Most Famous Doll and the Woman Who Created Her." This book is the nonfiction story of Ruth Handler, the Co-founder of Mattel Toy Co. Please try to read the book in advance and participate in the discussion, book club style. The "Barbie" Movie opens in theaters on July 21, 2023
Please contact Christine at if you have questions.

Zoom Gathering:
Meeting ID: 891 1301 8172   Passcode: books

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