Did you know that Bill Gates went to Harvard, but dropped out? Or that he was from Seattle? Or that he has given billions of dollars to charities? Learn all about the life and works of Bill Gates with this biography written just for kids! Featuring black-and-white illustrations and short chapters, kids will discover more about the cofounder of Microsoft.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 112 Vendor: Grosset & Dunlap Publication Date: 2013 Dimensions: 7.63 X 5.31 (inches)
Bill Gates, born in Seattle, Washington, in 1955, is an American business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and author. In this Who Was...? biography, children will learn of Gates' childhood passion for computer technology, which led him to revolutionize personal computers. Through the success of his now-world-famous software company, Microsoft, Bill Gates became one of the wealthiest philanthropists in history.This fascinating story of a child technology genius is sure to captivate any audience!
Patricia Brennan is an educator and children's book author. She has written several titles for children, including many books in the leveled reader program, Penguin Young Readers.