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18 Results
Stories for kids who dare to be different : true tales of amazing people who stood up and stood out —Brooks, Ben, 1992- author.

Profiles over seventy people who broke the rules and smashed stereotypes, including such figures as Emma Gonzalez, Andy Warhol, Bjork, Hans Christian Andersen, and Sally Ride.

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.

Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Harriet Tubman to Mia Hamm —McCann, Michelle Roehm, 1968-

Profiles young women from around the world who accomplished great things while still teenagers, including Harriet Tubman, Florence Nightingale and Mia Hamm, and presents writings from modern American girls describing how...

Girls who rocked the world : heroines from Sacagawea to Sheryl Swoopes —Welden, Amelie, 1975-

Tells the stories of thirty-five girls who were younger than twenty years of age when they changed the history of the world through amazing accomplishments.

Rebels —Hacker, Carlotta.

Chronicles the lives and achievements of revolutionary women, including civil rights activist Angela Davis, human rights activist Rigoberta Menchu, and suffragist Emmeline Pankhurst.

The dangerous book of heroes —Iggulden, Conn.

A collected biography of men and women who performed heroic deeds throughout history.

Heroes for my daughter —Meltzer, Brad.

Collects the stories of fifty-five extraordinary heroes and ideal role models for girls, including Abraham Lincoln, Marie Curie, Rosa Parks, Helen Keller, Anne Frank, Theodore Roosevelt, and the passengers of United Flig...

Girl warriors —Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author.

"Who were history's fiercest warriors? Who was voted 'Best Team Player?' In the History's Yearbook series, readers will learn about the amazing and diverse women in history. In Girl Warriors, readers will discover and re...

Princesses and heroines —Hamilton, John, 1959-

Brief biographies of Joan of Arc, Eleanor of Aquitaine and Boudicca are followed by a discussion of heroines in fantasy fiction.

The book of heroines : tales of history's gutsiest gals —Drimmer, Stephanie Warren, author.

"Everybody needs a role model! Discover true stories of superstars, war heroes, world leaders, gusty gals, and everyday women who changed the world. From Sacagawea to Mother Teresa, Annie Oakley to Malala Yousafzai, thes...

Heroines : great women through the ages —Hazell, Rebecca.

Profiles women from around the world and throughout history.

Contemporary heroes and heroines.

Brief profiles of more than 100 contemporary men and women from all walks of life whose activities reflect heroic traits.

Women who made a scene : heroines, villainesses, eccentrics —James, Lesley.

Brief biographies of women who were notorious for committing crimes or causing scandals, from the religious leader Aishah to the frontier heroine Betty Zane.

Girl leaders —Loh-Hagan, Virginia, author.

"Who were history's most compassionate leaders? Who was voted 'Life of the Party?' In the History's Yearbook series, readers will learn about the amazing and diverse women in history. In Girl Leaders, readers will discov...