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Title: Women Who Dared: 52 Stories of Fearless Daredevils, Adventurers and Rebels
Author: Linda Skeers
Copyright Date: 2017
Age Range: 8-14 years old
Lexile Level: Not found
This book provides short summaries of 52 brave women throughout history and throughout the world. Each woman is described briefly, yet thoroughly through text, brightly illustrated and their birth year, death year, place of birth and their nickname or what they were famous for are all highlighted on the page. The history of these brave and fearless women will encourage children to accomplish their goals with fearlessness.
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I think young tween/teenage girls will particularly find this book fun and exciting, however young boys who think women can be brave and fearless too will enjoy this book just as much! History lovers will enjoy this book as well.
Rad American Women A-Z: Rebels, Trailblazers, and Visionaries who Shaped Our History...and Our Future! By: Kate Schatz
This book is very similar to Women Who Dared, each women depicted in illustrations and text, however each letter of the alphabet is represented by a woman in this book.
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls By: Elena Favilli
This book depicts each women by illustration and through text as well. Each illustration is drawn by one of sixty different artists. The text is set up so parents or children can read about one woman per night.
Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World by: Rachel Ignotofsky
This book describes the incredible women in the science field and all that they have accomplished throughout their careers. This book is illustrated as well.
I love all of the recent publications about strong female women from our history!!!