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She persisted : 13 American women who changed the world

Clinton, Chelsea (author.). Boiger, Alexandra, (illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 1524741728
  • ISBN: 9781524741723
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Philomel Books, [2017]

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General Note: Accelerated Reader LG 6.0 0.5 0.5 190666
Summary, etc.: "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 persevered in the face of adversity. In this book, Chelsea Clinton celebrates thirteen American women who helped shape our country through their tenacity, sometimes through speaking out, sometimes by staying seated, sometimes by captivating an audience. They all certainly persisted. She Persisted is for everyone who has ever wanted to speak up but has been told to quiet down, for everyone who has ever tried to reach for the stars but was told to sit down, and for everyone who has ever been made to feel unworthy or unimportant or small. With vivid, compelling art by Alexandra Boiger, this book shows readers that no matter what obstacles may be in their paths, they shouldn't give up on their dreams. Persistence is power. This book features: Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor--and one special cameo."--Provided by publisher.
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Accelerated Reader LG 6.0 0.5 0.5 190666
Subject: Women judges United States Biography
Judges United States Biography
Hispanic American judges Biography
Actors United States Biography
Television personalities United States Biography
Women track and field athletes United States Biography
Track and field athletes United States Biography
Astronauts United States Biography
Women astronauts United States Biography
Women politicians United States Biography
Osage Indians United States Biography
Ballerinas United States Biography
Women pediatricians Biography
Pediatricians Biography
Women journalists United States Biography
Journalists United States Biography
Women in the labor movement New York (State) New York Biography
Women clothing workers New York (State) New York Biography
Deafblind women United States Biography
African American children Biography
African Americans Segregation History
African American civil rights workers Alabama Montgomery Biography
African Americans Biography
African American women Biography
Slaves United States Biography
Women United States Biography Juvenile literature
United States. Congress. Senate Biography
Sotomayor, Sonia 1954-
Winfrey, Oprah
Griffith Joyner, Florence Delorez 1959-1998
Ride, Sally
Smith, Margaret Chase 1897-1995
Bridges, Ruby
Colvin, Claudette 1939-
Tallchief, Maria
Apgar, Virginia 1909-1974
Bly, Nellie 1864-1922
Lemlich, Clara 1886-1982
Keller, Helen 1880-1968
Tubman, Harriet 1822-1913
Genre: Biographies.
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