Different Like Coco
Author: Elizabeth Matthews
Rating: 5/5 Stars
Reviewer: Denise Z.
Summary: The rags-to-riches story of Coco Chanel plays out in a picture book biography.
Review: This is a very interesting picture book biography that girls in grades 2-6 will appreciate. The life of Coco Chanel is told in a fun, relatable way that uses real-life examples of how Coco was unique and different and how being different made her a fashion legend. The illustrations and language used is elegant and stylish, complimenting Coco’s life. Both young and old will enjoy reading about this fashion mogul. This would be a perfect biography to pick for a homework assignment or just a nice book to read together as mother and daughter to show how being different is okay and can be an advantage.