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Stand Straight, Ella Kate : The True Story of a Real Giant (School And Library) (Kate Klise)
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Ella Kate Ewing was born in 1872. She started out small, but she just kept on growing. Soon she was too tall for her desk at school, too tall for her bed at home, too tall to fit anywhere. Ella Kate was a real-life giant, but she refused to hide herself away. Instead, she used her unusual height to achieve her equally large dreams.
The masterful Klise sisters deliver a touching and inspiring true story about a strong-minded girl who finally embraced her differences. It?s the perfect book for every child who has ever felt like an outsider.
Shares the inspiring story of Ella Kate Ewing, describing how her unusual height of more than seven feet made her the 19th-century's tallest woman, how she came to embrace her difference and eventually led to her circus appearances.
Number of Pages: 32
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Biographical / United States
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Kate Klise
Street Date: April 29, 2010
Item Number (DPCI): 247-04-3028