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She persisted : 13 American women who changed the world —Clinton, Chelsea, author.

Profiles the lives of thirteen American women who have left their mark on U.S. history, including Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Margaret Chase Smith, and Oprah Winfrey.

Dinner for one : how cooking in Paris saved me : a memoir —Dacres, Sutanya, author.

The creator and host of the podcast Dinner for One shares how she rebuilt her life after a painful divorce by beginning to cook dinner for one in her Paris kitchen while learning to date again.

For the right to learn : Malala Yousafzai's story —Langston-George, Rebecca.

"Tells Malala Yousafzai's harrowing story of standing up for girls' education against the Taliban, being shot in the head, and surviving to continue the fight"-- Provided by publisher.

Moses : when Harriet Tubman led her people to freedom —Weatherford, Carole Boston, 1956-

Describes Tubman's spiritual journey as she hears the voice of God guiding her north to freedom on that very first trip to escape the brutal practice of forced servitude. Tubman would make nineteen subsequent trips back...

The girls who stepped out of line untold stories of the women who changed the course of World War II —Eder, Mari K., author.
Large Print
2022
Availability: 0 of 4

"For fans of Radium Girls and history and WWII buffs, The Girls Who Stepped Out of Line takes you inside the lives and experiences of 15 unknown women heroes from the Greatest Generation, the women who served, fought, st...

I am Malala Yousafzai —Meltzer, Brad, author.

"Malala Yousafzai won the Nobel Peace Prize at the age of seventeen for speaking out against injustice even when it was terrifying to do so. She was an ordinary Muslim girl who wanted to attend school, and she refused to...

Who is Chloe Kim? —Loh, Stefanie, author.

"Learn about the life and career of Olympic gold medalist and legendary snowboarder Chloe Kim."-- Amazon.

Who was Sacagawea? —Fradin, Judith Bloom, author.

A brief biography of Sacagawea, the Shoshoni woman who accompanied explorers Lewis and Clark on their expedition in the early 1800s.

Who was the girl warrior of France? Joan of Arc —Searle, Sarah Winifred, author.
Graphic Novel
2021
Availability: 7 of 10

"Follow Joan of Arc on her journey to convince the Dauphin to let her lead the French army in the Battle of Orleans and win the Hundred Years' War. A story of faith, courage, and determination, this graphic novel invites...

Little dreamers : visionary women around the world —Harrison, Vashti, author, illustrator.

"Brief, illustrated bios of women creators around the world"--Provided by publisher.

Laura's album : a remembrance scrapbook of Laura Ingalls Wilder

Photographs and mementos accompany an account of the life and literary career of the author of the well-loved "Little House" books.

5-minute stories for fearless girls —Howden, Sarah, author.

Presents the stories of twelve women who followed their dreams and achieved success, including ballerina Misty Copeland, author J.K. Rowling, scientist Jane Goodall, and First Lady Michelle Obama.

The girls who stepped out of line : untold stories of the women who changed the course of World War II —Eder, Mari K., author.

"The Girls Who Stepped Out of Line takes you inside the lives and experiences of 15 unknown women heroes from the Greatest Generation, the women who served, fought, struggled, and made things happen during WWII-in and ou...

Hidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race —Shetterly, Margot Lee, author.

MOVIE TIE-IN EDITION. Set against the backdrop of the Jim Crow South and the civil rights movement, drawing on oral histories, personal recollections, interviews, archival documents and more, 'Hidden Figures' is the neve...

Who is Greta Thunberg? —Leonard, Jill, author.

When she was just fifteen years old, Greta Thunberg knew she wanted to change the world. With a hand-painted sign that read "School strike for the climate" in Swedish, Greta sat alone on the steps of the Swedish parliame...

Buffalo Bird Girl : a Hidatsa story —Nelson, S. D., author.

Traces the childhood, friendships and dangers experienced by Buffalo Bird Woman, a Hidatsa Indian born in 1839, whose community along the Missouri River in the Dakotas transitioned from hunting to agriculture.

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