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Demi Lovato (Women Who Rock)
By Black Rabbit Books
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ean: 9781680720662, isbn: 168072066X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Through engaging text and dynamic infographics, charts, timelines, photos and levelling control this high interest title discusses the life and impact of the ''s-hero'' and inspirational singer Demi Lovato from her youth to her philnthropic efforts and guidance to young women the world over..

Untamed: The Wild Life of Jane Goodall (Biography)
By National Geographic Society
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ean: 9781426315183, isbn: 142631518X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
Jane Goodall, one of the most recognized scientists in the Western world, became internationally famous because of her ability to observe and connect with another species. A girl of humble beginnings and training, she made scientific breakthroughs thought impossible by more experienced field observers when she was only in her twenties. Then these animals shaped Jane's life. She began tirelessly fighting to protect the environment so that chimpanzees and other animals will continue have a place

Here Come the Girl Scouts!: The Amazing All-True Story of Juliette 'Daisy' Gordon Low and Her Great Adventure
By Scholastic Press
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mpn: 9780545342780, ean: 9780545342780, isbn: 0545342783,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
The amazing, all-true story of the first Girl Scouts and their visionary founder.Juliette Gordon Low--Daisy to her friends and family--was not like most girls of the Victorian era. Prim and proper? BOSH! Dainty and delicate? HOW BORING!She loved the outdoors, and she yearned for adventure! Born into a family of pathfinders and pioneers, she too wanted to make a difference in the world--and nothing would stop her. Combining her ancestors’ passion for service with her own adventurous spirit and

First Ladies: A Biographical Dictionary (Political Biographies)
By Brand: Facts on File
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ean: 9780816077243, isbn: 081607724X,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
Praise for the previous edition:''...appealing as well as informative. Recommended for high-school, public, and undergraduate libraries.''—Booklist''...would make for fascinating reading in public libraries...also a good choice for high school and undergraduate collections.''—Library JournalCompletely updated through the inauguration in January 2009, First Ladies, Third Edition covers all the women who have held this esteemed ''office'' since the founding of the United States. Featuring a

LIFE Michelle Obama: A Portrait of the First Lady (Life (Life Books))
By Brand: Life
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ean: 9781603201032, isbn: 1603201033,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Before the historic presidential election of 2008, LIFE Books published a best-selling volume entitled The American Journey of Barack Obama. In researching that book, the editors came to be deeply impressed not only by the exotic story of the candidate himself but also by the life and personality of the woman who would, if Obama were to prevail, enter the White House at his side. Michelle Robinson, the daughter of a Chicago municipal worker-and, in fact, a woman with slavery represented in her

Turning Pages: My Life Story
By Philomel Books
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ean: 9780525514084, isbn: 0525514082,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor tells her own story for young readers for the very first time!As the first Latina Supreme Court Justice, Sonia Sotomayor has inspired young people around the world to reach for their dreams. But what inspired her? For young Sonia, the answer was books! They were her mirrors, her maps, her friends, and her teachers. They helped her to connect with her family in New York and in Puerto Rico, to deal with her diabetes diagnosis, to cope with her father's death,

Maria Sibylla Merian: Artist, Scientist, Adventurer
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ean: 9781947440012, isbn: 1947440012,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
In 1660, at the age of thirteen, Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) began her study of butterfly metamorphosis—years before any other scientist published an accurate description of the process. Later, Merian and her daughter ventured thousands of miles from their home in the Netherlands to the rainforests of South America seeking new and amazing insects to observe and illustrate.     Years after her death, Merian’s accurate and beautiful illustrations were used by scientists, including Carl

What Would She Do?: 25 True Stories of Trailblazing Rebel Women
By Scholastic Inc.
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ean: 9781338216400, isbn: 1338216406,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
From historic world leaders to brilliant scientists, artists, and modern-day pioneers, What Would She Do? shares twenty-five incredible women's stories that educate and empower. Learn about the remarkable achievements and attitudes of feminist trailblazers such as Cleopatra, Amelia Earhart, Malala Yousafzai, Michelle Obama, and other brave women who overcame huge obstacles to accomplish great things.Featuring stunning illustrations from diverse artists, this beautiful book will inspire young

The World Is Not a Rectangle: A Portrait of Architect Zaha Hadid
By Beach Lane Books
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ean: 9781481446693, isbn: 148144669X,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
A Washington Post Best Children’s Book of 2017 Parents’ Choice Recommended Get to know Zaha Hadid in this nonfiction picture book about the famed architect’s life and her triumph over adversity from celebrated author-illustrator Jeanette Winter.Zaha Hadid grew up in Baghdad, Iraq, and dreamed of designing her own cities. After studying architecture in London, she opened her own studio and started designing buildings. But as a Muslim woman, Hadid faced many obstacles. Determined to

Someday Is Now: Clara Luper and the 1958 Oklahoma City Sit-ins
By Seagrass Press
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ean: 9781633224988, isbn: 1633224988,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Someday Is Now tells the inspirational story of the celebrated civil rights leader, Clara Luper, who led one of the first lunch-counter sit-ins in America. How will you stand against something you know is wrong? One way is to follow the lessons of bravery taught by civil rights pioneers like Clara Luper. As a child, Clara saw how segregation affected her life. Her journey famously led her to Oklahoma, where she and her students desegregated stores and restaurants that were closed to

Sojourner Truth's Step-Stomp Stride
By Hyperion
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mpn: 9780786807673, ean: 9780786807673, isbn: 0786807679,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 102 reviews
Born into slavery, Belle had to endure the cruelty of several masters before she escaped to freedom. But she knew she wouldn't really be free unless she was helping to end injustice. That's when she changed her name to Sojourner and began traveling across the country, demanding equal rights for black people and for women. Many people weren't ready for her message, but Sojourner was brave, and her truth was powerful. And slowly, but surely as Sojourner's step-stomp stride, America began to

Rough, Tough Charley
By Tricycle Press
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ean: 9781582461847, isbn: 1582461848,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Charley was rough. Charley was tough. Charley wore fancy blue gloves.Charley Parkhurst always was more comfortable around horses than around humans. One of the most respected stagecoach drivers in the old West, Charley also kept one of the biggest secrets anyone could keep.Now, through thrilling paintings and Verla Kay’s signature cryptic rhyme, readers are invited to explore an amazing real life, lived without limits..

Grandma Gatewood Hikes the Appalachian Trail
By Harry N. Abrams
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ean: 9781419728396, isbn: 1419728393,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Emma Gatewood’s life was far from easy. In rural Ohio, she managed a household of 11 kids alongside a less-than-supportive husband. One day, at age 67, she decided to go for a nice long walk . . . and ended up completing the Appalachian Trail.   With just the clothes on her back and a pair of thin canvas sneakers on her feet, Grandma Gatewood hiked up ridges and down ravines. She braved angry storms and witnessed breathtaking sunrises. When things got particularly tough, she relied on the

Cuentos de buenas noches para niñas rebeldes (Tapa Dura) (Spanish Edition)
By Planeta Publishing
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ean: 9786070743498, isbn: 6070743490,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
Cuentos de buenas noches para niñas rebeldes reinventa los cuentos de hadas. Elizabeth I, Coco Chanel, Marie Curie, Frida Kahlo, Serena Williams y otras mujeres extraordinarias narran la aventura de su vida, inspirando a niñas ―y no tan niñas― a soñar en grande y alcanzar sus sueños; además, cuenta con las magníficas ilustraciones de sesenta mujeres artistas de todos los rincones del planeta.  Un libro que debe estar en la mesa de noche de todas las niñas o mujeres jóvenes que

Oprah Winfrey (Remarkable People)
By Weigl Pub Inc
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ean: 9781605966304, isbn: 1605966304,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews

Beloved Mother: The Story of Nancy Ward
By Overmountain Press
SKU: #0917-WS1601-A03007-0932807925
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sku: 0917-WS1601-A03007-0932807925, ean: 9780932807922, isbn: 0932807925,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
It was a time of drastic change for the Cherokee and for the frontier. The white settlers approached steadily, their home sites encroaching more and more every year upon the hunting grounds and towns of the Cherokee. Misunderstandings often led to violence, and violence often led to war—war against an unconquerable foe. Against this backdrop emerges the character of Nancy Ward, Beloved Woman of her tribe. She attained her special rank as a teen when she rallied the Cherokee warriors to a

Dolores Huerta: A Hero to Migrant Workers
By Two Lions
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mpn: FBA-|282148, ean: 9780761461074, isbn: 0761461078,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
A Jane Addam's Children's Book Award Honor Book for Younger Children Dolores is a teacher, a mother, and a friend. She wants to know why her students are too hungry to listen, why they don't have shoes to wear to school. Dolores is a warrior, an organizer, and a peacemaker. When she finds out that the farm workers in her community are poorly paid and working under dangerous conditions, she stands up for their rights.This is the story of Dolores Huerta and the extraordinary battle she waged to

Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World
By imusti
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mpn: 44879634, ean: 9781408876985, isbn: 1408876981,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
Kate Pankhurst, descendent of Emmeline Pankhurst, has created this wildly wonderful and accessible book about women who really changed the world. Discover fascinating facts about some of the most amazing women who changed the world we live in. Fly through the sky with the incredible explorer Amelia Earhart, and read all about the Wonderful Adventures of Mary Seacole with this fantastic full colour book. Bursting full of beautiful illustrations and astounding facts, Fantastically Great Women Who

Caroline's Comets: A True Story
By Holiday House
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ean: 9780823436644, isbn: 0823436640,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Caroline Herschel (1750–1848) was not only one of the greatest astronomers who ever lived but also the first woman to be paid for her scientific work. Born the youngest daughter of a poor family in Hanover, Germany, she was scarred from smallpox, stunted from typhus and used by her parents as a scullery maid. But when her favorite brother, William, left for England, he took her with him. The siblings shared a passion for stars, and together they built the greatest telescope of their age,

The Girl Who Ran: Bobbi Gibb, The First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon
By APG Sales & Distribution
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mpn: 179380, ean: 9781943200474, isbn: 1943200475,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
''She said she would do it, she wasn't a liar; she'd show them by running like the wind in the fire.'' When Bobbi Gibb saw the Boston Marathon her mind was set she had to be a part of it. She trained hard, journeying across America to run on all kinds of terrain. But when the time came to apply for the marathon, she was refused entry. They told her girls don't run, girls can't run. That didn't stop Bobbi. This picture book tells the true story of how she broke the rules in 1966 and how, one

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