by Vashti Harrison - £7.99 Penguin Books Ltd (2019)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780241346846 | ISBN 10: 0241346843
This beautifully illustrated book introduces readers of all ages to 40 women who changed the world.
Featuring forty trailblazing black women in American history, Little Leaders educates and inspires as it relates true stories of breaking boundaries and achieving beyond expectations.
Illuminating text paired with irresistible illustrations bring to life both iconic and lesser-known female figures of Black history such as abolitionist Sojourner Truth, pilot Bessie Coleman, chemist Alice Ball, politician Shirley Chisholm, mathematician Katherine Johnson, poet Maya Angelou, and filmmaker Julie Dash.
Recommended for readers aged (approx) 7+
(Price & availability last checked: February 2019)
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