Featuring 40 trailblazing black women in the world's history, this book educates and inspires as it relates true stories of women who broke boundaries and exceeded all expectations.
Debut author/illustrator Vashti Harrison pairs captivating text with stunning illustrations as she tells the stories of both iconic and lesser-known female figures of black history, including:
Nurse Mary Seacole
Politician Diane Abbott
Mathematician Katherine Johnson
Singer Shirley Bassey
Among these biographies, readers will find heroes, role models and everyday women who did extraordinary things.
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; Illustrated edition (Dec 5 2017)
Author(s): Vashti Harrison
Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
Dimensions: 7.55" x 9" x 0.4"