Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (Hardback)Vashti Harrison (author,illustrator)
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Featuring 40 trailblazing black women of world 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.
From nurse Mary Seacole, to politician Diane Abbott, mathematician Katherine Johnson and singer Shirley Bassey, readers will find heroes, role models and everyday women who did extraordinary things.
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 96
Weight: 468 g
Dimensions: 230 x 195 x 10 mm
'Be bold. Be courageous. Be you. Be true. That's the message of this empowering, informative, and beautifully illustrated book.' - Brightly
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Covering 40 of the most phenomenal coloured women from past and present. Each woman has a biography that covers enough information about what they have achieved.
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