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She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed The World (Hardcover) (Chelsea Clinton)

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Chelsea Clinton introduces tiny feminists, mini activists and little kids who are ready to take on the world to thirteen inspirational women who never took no for an answer, and who always, inevitably and without fail, persisted.

Throughout American history, there have always been women who have spoken out for what's right, even when they have to fight to be heard. In early 2017, Senator Elizabeth Warren's refusal to be silenced in the Senate inspired a spontaneous celebration of women who persevered in the face of adversity. In this book, Chelsea Clinton celebrates thirteen American women who helped shape our country through their tenacity, sometimes through speaking out, sometimes by staying seated, sometimes by captivating an audience. They all certainly persisted.

She Persisted is for everyone who has ever wanted to speak up but has been told to quiet down, for everyone who has ever tried to reach for the stars but was told to sit down, and for everyone who has ever been made to feel unworthy or unimportant or small.

With vivid, compelling art by Alexandra Boiger, this book shows readers that no matter what obstacles may be in their paths, they shouldn't give up on their dreams. Persistence is power.

This book features: Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor—and one special cameo.
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Women
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Penguin
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Chelsea Clinton
Language: English
Street Date: May 30, 2017
TCIN: 52487007
UPC: 9781524741723
Item Number (DPCI): 059-03-6751
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Annie 3 months ago
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I bought this as a gift for a 6 year old girl. Great stories and pictures. The perfect length for a bedtime story.
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Esther Freddie Gracie 4 months ago
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My little niece truly enjoyed this book. She said that she even learned something new.
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Awesome Educational Book about Strong Women

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MLR 5 months ago
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Great educational stories of strong women with beautiful illustrations. We bought this one and the other Chelsea Clinton book. Our 6 year old loves these books. Great quality.
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Karol 6 months ago
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Awesome read for any little girl!
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JenLouv 7 months ago
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Super cute and empowering book!
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Power-on Sisters!

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Me 9 months ago
Fantastic book about strong girls and women, for strong girls and women changing the world for the better! My 7 and 8y.o.'s love the stories and illustrations.
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She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed The World

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dorlando 9 months ago
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This book was purchased as a Christmas gift for a six year old girl. I am sure that she will enjoy learning about strong and intelligent girls/women. The book is well-written and the illustrations are lovely.
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