She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
About this book Chelsea Clinton introduces tiny feminists, mini activists and little kids who are ready to take on the world to thirteen inspirational women who never took no for an answer, and who always, inevitably and without fail, persevered. This book shows readers that no matter what obstacles may be in their paths, they shouldn't give up on their dreams. It features: Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor—and one special cameo.
Reviews from Around the World "This is an amazing book for any young girl. It really helped my little friend learn about history, courage and persistence."— Morse Fan
"This is a wonderful book about thirteen women who persisted even after being told they should shut up and stay in the kitchen. The illustrations were wonderful and the vocabulary appropriate for my first-grade niece. The stories are inspiring and important. Highly recommend."— Theresa Alan