Bloom: A Story Of Fashion Designer Elsa Shiaparelli
Published: 2018 by Harper Collins
Level: Middle Years (6-9)
Growing up in Rome in the early 1900’s, fashion designer Elsa Shiaparelli struggles in a family that was expecting a boy, not a girl. A visit to an uncle convinces her she can fly and so begins her life as an artist and fashion designer and her freedom from her parent’s harsh words and judgement.