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Rad girls can : stories of bold, brave, and brilliant young women

Schatz, Kate2018
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A collection of stories and art about inspiring and accomplished girls who have made positive impacts on the world before the age of 20. In Rad Girls Can, you'll learn about a diverse group of young women who are living rad lives, whether excelling in male-dominated sports like boxing, rock climbing, or skateboarding; speaking out against injustice and discrimination; expressing themselves through dance, writing, and music; or advocating for girls around the world. Features both contemporary and historical figures."In Rad Girls Can, you'll learn about a diverse group of girls who are living rad lives, whether excelling in male-dominated sports like boxing, rock climbing, or skateboarding; speaking out against injustice and discrimination; expressing themselves through dance, writing, and music; or advocating for girls around the world. Each profile is paired with the dynamic paper-cut art that made the authors' first two books New York Times best sellers"--
Main title:
Rad girls can : stories of bold, brave, and brilliant young women / written by Kate Schatz ; illustrated by Miriam Klein Stahl.
Imprint:
California ; New York : Ten Speed Press, 2018
Collation:
112 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-107) and index.
Contents:
Welcome to Rad Girls Can! -- A Note on Gender -- Misty Copeland -- Lorella Praeli -- Sophie Cruz -- Emma Tenayuca -- Madison Kimrey -- Mary-Pat Hector -- Rad Girls Can . . . Compete! -- Ashima Shiraishi, Sky Brown, and The Schimmel Sisters -- Muslim Girls Working for Change -- Tavi Gevinson -- Egypt "Ify" Ufele -- Anne Frank -- Balala Yousafzai -- Podgorski Sisters -- Rad Girls Can . . . Discover! -- Trisha Prahbu, Maryam Mirzakhani, Ann Makosinski, and Maria Mitchell -- Mary Beth Tinker -- The Climate Kids -- Jazz Jennings -- Janet Mock -- Amandla Stenberg -- Marley Dias -- Rad Girls Can . . . Rock! -- Elizabeth Cotten, ESG, Lorde, and Selena -- Yusra Mardini Claressa Shields -- Ruby Bridges -- Barbara Rose Johns -- Radical Monarchs -- Rad Girls Can . . . Make Change! -- Megan Greenwell and Iliana Montauk, Celeste Tinajero, Constance McMillan, and Cordelia Longo -- Memory Banda -- Raden Adjang Kartini -- S. E. Hinton -- Mary Shelley -- Haben Girma -- Helen Keller and Laura Bridgeman -- Rad Girls Can . . . Make History! -- Princess Ping Yang, Khutulun, Joan of Arc, and Artemisia Gentileschi -- Phiona Mutesi -- You! -- Rad Girls Can . . . Do Anything! -- More Rad Girls.
ISBN:
9780399581106
Dewey class:
920.72B305
Language:
English
Added title:
BRN:
342509
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