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Fearless women : courageous females who refused to be denied /

by Reynolds, Toby [author.]; Calver, Paul [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Hauppauge, NY : Barron's, 2017.Edition: First edition for the United States and Canada.Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.ISBN: 076416886X; 9780764168864.Subject(s): Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | Women -- BiographySummary: Profiles thirty-six women who fought for freedom, and forged new paths to help change society, including such notables as Rosa Parka, Malala Yousafzai, Jane Goodall, Maya Angelou, and Amelia Earhart.
List(s) this item appears in: Women's History
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Through the Real Lives books, children will meet some remarkable individuals who refused to accept the status quo.

Each entry in these riveting books explores how these individuals had an extraordinary impact on the world, coming from all four corners of the globe, all walks of life, and across many different disciplines. In Fearless Women , kids will discover stories about women who stood up for what they believed in and changed the world for the better. Includes Rosa Parks, Malala Yousafzai, Irena Sendler, Marie Curie, Jane Goodall, Indira Gandhi, Amelia Earhart, Maya Angelou, Josephine Baker, and more. There are women of science and medicine, war and peace, politicians and peacemakers, social activists and resistance fighters, and more. Bold color schemes and a stylized photograph or illustration of the subject make these books hard to resist. Children will be drawn to these visually appealing books and find the stories inside of them fascinating and thought-provoking.

Profiles thirty-six women who fought for freedom, and forged new paths to help change society, including such notables as Rosa Parka, Malala Yousafzai, Jane Goodall, Maya Angelou, and Amelia Earhart.

Includes index.

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