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Grace Hopper: The First Woman to Program the First Computer in the United States (Women Hall of Famers in Mathematics and Science)
By Brand: Rosen Publishing Group
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ean: 9780823938773, isbn: 0823938778,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
Recounts the life and accomplishments of the woman whose work programming early computers led to her achieving the rank of rear admiral in the United States Navy.Used Book in Good Condition.

House of Dreams: The Life of L. M. Montgomery
By Candlewick
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mpn: 9780763660574, ean: 9780763660574, isbn: 0763660574,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
An affecting biography of the author of Anne of Green Gables is the first for young readers to include revelations about her last days and to encompass the complexity of a brilliant and sometimes troubled life.Once upon a time, there was a girl named Maud who adored stories. When she was fourteen years old, Maud wrote in her journal, “I love books. I hope when I grow up to be able to have lots of them.” Not only did Maud grow up to own lots of books, she wrote twenty-four of them herself as

Rad American Women A-Z Postcards (Rad Women)
By Clarkson Potter
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ean: 9781524759568, isbn: 1524759562,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 137 reviews
Celebrate the radical heroines who shaped America's history with twenty-six portraits--to send to your senator or save for yourself--originally from the New York Times bestselling book Rad American Women A-Z published by City Lights Books. Bound in a hardcover binding, each of these 26 brightly-colored postcards features the image of an American feminist on the front and, on the reverse, a small fact about the heroine with room to write an original greeting..

Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines
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ean: 9781250112491, isbn: 1250112494,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
The bold story of Maya Lin, the visionary artist-architect who designed the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.You may be familiar with the iconic Vietnam Veterans Memorial. But do you know about the artist-architect who created this landmark?As a child, Maya Lin loved to study the spaces around her. She explored the forest in her backyard, observing woodland creatures, and used her house as a model to build tiny towns out of paper and scraps. The daughter of a clay artist and a poet, Maya grew up with

Easy Reader Biographies: Harriet Tubman: Follow the North Star
By HarperCollins
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ean: 9780439923309, isbn: 0439923301,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
Engaging 16-page books on must-know, inspiring Americans. Features lively text, captions, realistic illustrations, glossaries, diagrams, and more. Correlate with Guided Reading Levels I and J. For use with Grades K–2..

She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History
By Philomel Books
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mpn: 27568064, ean: 9780525516996, isbn: 0525516999,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
The companion to Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger's #1 New York Times bestseller, She Persisted. Perfect for tiny activists, mini feminists and little kids who are ready to take on the world.Women around the world have long dreamed big, even when they've been told their dreams didn't matter. They've spoken out, risen up and fought for what's right, even when they've been told to be quiet. Whether in science, the arts, sports or activism, women and girls throughout history have been determined

She Made a Monster: How Mary Shelley Created Frankenstein
By Knopf Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780525579618, isbn: 0525579613,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
On the bicentennial of Frankenstein, join Mary Shelley on the night she created the most frightening monster the world has ever seen.On a stormy night two hundred years ago, a young woman sat in a dark house and dreamed of her life as a writer. She longed to follow the path her own mother, Mary Wollstonecraft, had started down, but young Mary Shelley had yet to be inspired.As the night wore on, Mary grew more anxious. The next day was the deadline that her friend, the poet Lord Byron, had set

She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
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mpn: 9781524741723, ean: 9781524741723, isbn: 9781524741723,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
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

A to Z of Ancient Greek and Roman Women (A to Z of Women)
By Brand: Facts on File
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ean: 9780816067107, isbn: 0816067104,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 139 reviews
Providing a new perspective on women in the classical world, this revised edition includes more than 500 fascinating life stories ranging from pagan Greece in the 7th century BCE to the rise of Christianity in the 4th century CE.Used Book in Good Condition.

Malala Yousafzai: Teenage Education Activist Who Defied the Taliban (Leading Women)
By Cavendish Square
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781627129725, isbn: 1627129723,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Provides details on the life and work of Nobel Peace Prize winner and education activist Malala Yousafzai..

Queen of the Falls
By Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
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mpn: 9780547315812, ean: 9780547315812, isbn: 0547315813,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Annie Taylor, a short, plump and fussy sixty-two year old widow, runs a charm school, right by Niagara Falls. When this starts to fail, she resolves to find fame and fortune by being the first person ever to go over the thundering waters of Niagara Falls in a barrel. Readers of all ages will warm to this inspiring story of bravery, as they take the roller coaster ride of a lifetime over the falls. She could remember standing in a park near the falls, hypnotized by the sight and sound, and

A Picture Book of Harriet Tubman (Picture Book Biography)
By Holiday House
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ean: 9780823409266, isbn: 0823409260,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
An illustrated chronicle of the life of one of the great hero's of slavery recalls Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and her valiant efforts to lead three hundred other slaves to freedom on the Underground Railroad..

Stephanie Kwolek: Creator of Kevlar (Innovators)
By KidHaven
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ean: 9780737740400, isbn: 073774040X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 135 reviews
Profiles the chemist who invented Kevlar, a superstrong fiber used to make, among other things, bullet-resistent vests..

Malala's Magic Pencil
By Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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mpn: YES36635056, ean: 9780316319577, isbn: 9780316319577,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
''Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has carefully crafted the story of her childhood for an elementary school audience. Malala's Magic Pencil is inspirational and a wonderful conversation starter for families. '' - Seira Wilson, Amazon Editor Nobel Peace Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Malala Yousafzai's first picture book, inspired by her own childhood. * ''This is a wonderful read for younger students that will also provide insight and encourage discussion about

Free as a Bird: The Story of Malala
By Balzer + Bray
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mpn: 26814769, ean: 9780062560773, isbn: 0062560778,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
The inspiring true story of Malala Yousafzai, human rights activist and the youngest ever winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, from debut author/illustrator Lina Maslo. When Malala Yousafzai was born, people shook their heads because girls were considered bad luck. But her father looked into her eyes and knew she could do anything.In Pakistan, people said girls should not be educated. But Malala and her father were not afraid. She secretly went to school and spoke up for education in her

Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker (Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Books)
By Chronicle Books
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mpn: Full-colour illustrations throughout, ean: 9781452103143, isbn: 1452103143,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Coretta Scott King Book Award, Illustrator, HonorRobert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, HonorBoston Globe–Horn Book Award, Nonfiction HonorParent's Choice AwardWall Street Journal's 10 Best Children's Books of the Year ListBologna Ragazzi Nonfiction Honor 2014In exuberant verse and stirring pictures, Patricia Hruby Powell and Christian Robinson create an extraordinary portrait for young people of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker, the woman who worked her

The Beloved World of Sonia Sotomayor
By Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9781524771140, isbn: 1524771147,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
“[Doesn’t shy] away from the hard truths of Sotomayor’s childhood . . .[and] discusses real-world issues like racism, privilege, and affirmative action.” —The Washington Post Discover the inspiring life of Justice Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina and third woman appointed to the United States Supreme Court, in this middle-grade adaptation of her bestselling adult memoir, My Beloved World.  Includes an 8-page photo insert and a brief history of the Supreme Court.Sonia Sotomayor

Rosie, A Detroit Herstory (Great Lakes Books Series)
By Wayne State University Press
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ean: 9780814345443, isbn: 0814345441,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Rosie, a Detroit Herstory is a remarkable story for young readers about women workers during World War II. At this time in history, women began working jobs that had previously been performed only by men, such as running family businesses, operating machinery, and working on assembly lines. Across America, women produced everything from ships and tanks, to ammunition and uniforms, in spectacular quantities. Their skill, bravery, tenacity, and spirit became a rallying point of American

Women Heroes of World War II: 26 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Resistance, and Rescue (Women of Action)
By Brand: Chicago Review Press
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ean: 9781613745236, isbn: 1613745230,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
An Amelia Bloomer List Recommended Title A VOYA Nonfiction Honor List Selection Noor Inayat Khan was the first female radio operator sent into occupied France and transferred crucial messages. Johtje Vos, a Dutch housewife, hid Jews in her home and repeatedly outsmarted the Gestapo. Law student Hannie Schaft became involved in the most dangerous resistance work--sabotage, weapons transference, and assassinations. In these pages, young readers will meet these and many other similarly

Anne Frank: Her life in words and pictures from the archives of The Anne Frank House
By Flash Point
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ean: 9781596435476, isbn: 159643547X,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 150 reviews
On a summer in 1942, Anne Frank and her family went into hiding from the Nazis. Until the day they arrested her, more than two years later, she kept a diary. ANNE FRANK is the indespensable visual guide to her tragic, but inspiring story. Produced in association with The Anne Frank House and filled with never-before-published snapshots, school pictures, and photos of the diary and the Secret Annex, this elegantly designed album is both a stand-alone introduction to Anne's life and a

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