Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote

Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to VoteFrom United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand comes an inspiring picture book about ten suffragists who fought for women s right to vote n nSenator Kirsten Gillibrand was inspired by her own great grandmother, grandmother, and mother to be bold and brave to stand up and fight for what she believes i

Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China

Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in ChinaHow the Feminist Five and the rise of China s feminist movement threatens China s authoritarian governmentOn the eve of International Women s Day in 2015, the Chinese government arrested five feminist activists and jailed them for 37 days The Feminist Five became a global cause c l bre, with Hillar

Born to Ride: A Story About Bicycle Face

Born to Ride: A Story About Bicycle FaceLouise Belinda Bellflower lives in Rochester, New York, in 1896 She spends her days playing with her brother, Joe But Joe gets to ride a bicycle, and Louise Belinda doesn t In fact, Joe issues a solemn warning If girls ride bikes, their faces will get so scrunched up, eyes bulging from the effor

Ten Women Who Changed Science, and the World

Ten Women Who Changed Science, and the Worldn These minibiographies of women who persisted will move anyone with an avid curiosity about the world Publishers Weekly n n With a foreword by Athene Donald, Professor of Experimental Physics, University of Cambridge and Master of Churchill College nTen Women Who Changed Science tells the movin

Two Friends

Two FriendsSome people had rights, while others had none.Why shouldn t they have them, too Two friends, Susan B Anthony and Frederick Douglass, get together for tea and conversation They recount their similar stories fighting to win rights for women and African Americans The premise of this particular excha

Girl Rising: Changing the World One Girl at a Time

Girl Rising: Changing the World One Girl at a TimeA full color book inspired by the documentary film Girl Rising about educating girls across the globe n nWorldwide, over 62 million girls are not in school nBut one girl with courage is a revolution n nGirl Rising, a global campaign for girls education, created a film that chronicled the stories of n

Impossible Saints

Impossible SaintsSet in England in 1907, Impossible Saints is a novel that burns as brightly as the suffrage movement it depicts, with the emotional resonance of Tracy Chevalier and Jennifer Robson n nEscaping the constraints of life as a village schoolmistress, Lilia Brooke bursts into London and into Paul Harris s

The Pink Hat

The Pink HatCelebrate the 2017 Women s March with this charming and empowering picture book about a pink hat and the budding feminist who finds it n nHere is a clever story that follows the journey of a pink hat that is swiped out of a knitting basket by a pesky kitten, blown into a tree by a strong wind, and us

The Invention of Wings

The Invention of WingsWriting at the height of her narrative and imaginative gifts, Sue Monk Kidd presents a masterpiece of hope, daring, the quest for freedom, and the desire to have a voice in the world and it is now the newest Oprah s Book Club 2.0 selection n nHetty Handful Grimke, an urban slave in early nineteenth

Clara and Mr. Tiffany

Clara and Mr. TiffanyAgainst the unforgettable backdrop of New York near the turn of the twentieth century, from the Gilded Age world of formal balls and opera to the immigrant poverty of the Lower East Side, bestselling author Susan Vreeland again breathes life into a work of art in this extraordinary novel, which brin

We Should All Be Feminists

We Should All Be FeministsWhat does feminism mean today That is the question at the heart of We Should All Be Feminists, a personal, eloquently argued essay adapted from her much viewed TEDx talk of the same name by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, the award winning author of Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun n nWith humor and

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