Mary wears what she wants
—Negley, Keith, author, illustrator.
Book
2019
13 available of 17 items

Inspired by the true story of Mary Edwards Walker, a trailblazing doctor who was arrested many times for wearing pants, this fresh, charming picture book encourages readers to think for themselves while gently challenging gender and societal norms.

Item Details
Subjects:
Gender nonconformity -- Juvenile fiction.
Girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Individuality -- Juvenile fiction.
Suffragists -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Walker, Mary Edwards, 1832-1919 -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre:
Biographical fiction.
Picture books.
ISBN:
9780062846792
0062846795
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly colour illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm
Notes:
"Originally inspired by the episode "Mary Walker would wear what she wanted" from the podcast The memory palace"--Verso.
Link to PAC
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