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Miss Paul and the President : The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote (Hardcover) (Dean Robbins)
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Cast your vote for Alice Paul! The story of a tireless suffragette and the president she convinced to change everything. When Alice Paul was a child, she saw her father go off to vote while her mother had to stay home. But why should that be? So Alice studied the Constitution and knew that the laws needed to change. But who would change them? She would! In her signature purple hat, Alice organized parades and wrote letters and protested outside the White House. She even met with President Woodrow Wilson, who told her there were more important issues to worry about than women voting. Butnothing was more important to Alice. So she kept at it, and soon President Wilson was persuaded. Dean Robbins and illustrator Nancy Zhang bring the unsung hero to vivid life and show young voters-to-be how important it is to never back down from a cause you believe in!
Number of Pages: 36
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Women, History
Publisher: Random House Childrens Books
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Dean Robbins
Street Date: September 6, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-22-6987
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