Move aside history – it's time for herstory. Celebrate 50 inspiring and powerful women who changed the world and left their mark in this lavishly illustrated biography. Throughout history, girls have often been discussed in terms of what they couldn't or shouldn't do. Not anymore. It's time for herstory – a celebration of not only what girls can do, but the remarkable things women have already accomplished, even when others tried to stop them. Follow the stories of 50 powerhouse women from around the world and across time who each managed to change the world as they knew it forever. Telling the stories of their childhood, the challenges they faced, and the impact of their achievements, each lavishly illustrated spread is a celebration of girl power in its many forms. From astronauts to activists, musicians to mathematicians, these women are sure to motivate young readers of all backgrounds to focus not on the can'ts and shouldn'ts, but on what they can do: anything!
Title: Herstory: 50 Women and Girls Who Shook Up the World Book
Mastermind number: 210936
Shipping weight (lbs): 2
Package dimensions (inches): 11.5 x 10 x 0.6
Author: Katherine Halligan
Illustrator: Sarah Walsh
Publisher: Simon & Schuster