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Little Leaders : Bold Women in Black History - by Vashti Harrison (Hardcover)

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This beautifully illustrated book introduces readers of all ages to 40 women who changed the world.
Featuring forty trailblazing black women in American history, Little Leaders educates and inspires as it relates true stories of breaking boundaries and achieving beyond expectations. Illuminating text paired with irresistible illustrations bring to life both iconic and lesser-known female figures of Black history such as abolitionist Sojourner Truth, pilot Bessie Coleman, chemist Alice Ball, politician Shirley Chisholm, mathematician Katherine Johnson, poet Maya Angelou, and filmmaker Julie Dash. Among these biographies, readers will find heroes, role models, and everyday women who did extraordinary things - bold women whose actions and beliefs contributed to making the world better for generations of girls and women to come. Whether they were putting pen to paper, soaring through the air or speaking up for the rights of others, the women profiled in these pages were all taking a stand against a world that didn't always accept them. The leaders in this book may be little, but they all did something big and amazing, inspiring generations to come.
Number of Pages: 87
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Vashti Harrison
Language: English
Street Date: December 5, 2017
TCIN: 52826557
UPC: 9780316475112
Item Number (DPCI): 059-12-1430
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ImagineTheChaos 6 months ago
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Artwork is beautiful. The stories are important and inspiring
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Bonnie 7 months ago
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LH 7 months ago
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This is a beautiful book that showcases the brilliance of African American women throughout history and the present. It is very inspiring and informative. I will be purchasing more to spread the inspiration around to others.
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Tonia S 8 months ago
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Love the book. This is one every little girl should have
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