The Book of Heroines: Tales of History's Gutsiest Gals (Library Binding)

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Everybody needs a role model! Discover true stories of superstars, war heroes, world leaders, gusty gals, and everyday women who changed the world. From Sacagawea to Mother Teresa, Annie Oakley to Malala Yousafzai, these famous women hiked up their pants and petticoats and charged full-speed ahead to prove girls are just as tough as boys...maybe even tougher. Complete with amazing images and a fun design, this is the book that every kid with a goal, hope, or dream will want to own.

About the Author

STEPHANIE WARREN DRIMMER writes for children as well as adults. Her favorite kid book topics include a planet where it rains rocks, the chemistry of the perfect cookie, and scientists who use light to control mouse brains.

Praise For…

"...Introduces readers to more than 75 notable female figures, real and imaginary, representing a diverse group ranging from ancient times to present day. ...this graphic-rich book will attract browsers, hold their interest, and inspire further research. " -- Booklist

"...a bold, bright collection, packed with photos and illustrations of impressive women who have changed the world. Athletes, world leaders, freedom fighters, space pioneers... even everyday people (and animals!) are portrayed in splashy two-page spreads, along with occasional "Daring Dudes" sidebars featuring male heroes." -- Shelf Awareness


Product Details
ISBN: 9781426325588
ISBN-10: 1426325584
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
Publication Date: November 8th, 2016
Pages: 176
Language: English

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