American Girl's 2017 doll released

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Thursday, December 29, 2016

American Girls' Girl of the Year doll for 2017 is a poet and dancer named Gabriela McBride.

"Good Morning America" introduced her on Thursday. Gabriela is the latest in the line of American Girl dolls that depict characters of diverse backgrounds and interests.

She's described as a "true creative talent" who uses poetry to break down barriers and overcome her personal challenge of stuttering.

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