"Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference . . . how much power you have," said Oprah Winfrey. True to her word, Winfrey uses her wealth and power to better other people's lives. Young readers will be inspired and energized to learn that Winfrey was not born a superstar, that she faced plenty of hardships along the way. Now that Winfrey is on top, she constantly challenges herself to invent new ways of helping others.