Elizabeth Started All the Trouble
Elizabeth Started All the Trouble
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Elizabeth Started All the Trouble

Written by Doreen Rappaport & illustrated by Matt Faulkner
Published by Disney-Hyperion
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  • Publication Date
    Feb 23, 2016
  • Pages
    40

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She couldn’t go to college. She couldn’t become a politician. She couldn’t even vote. But Elizabeth Cady Stanton didn’t let that stop her. She called on women across the nation to stand together and demand to be treated as equal to men-and that included the right to vote. It took nearly seventy-five years and generations of women fighting for their rights through words, through action, and through pure determination . . . for things to slowly begin to change. With the help of these trailblazers’ own words, Doreen Rappaport’s engaging text, brought to life by Matt Faulkner’s vibrant illustrations, shows readers just how far this revolution has come, and inspires them to keep it going! Select praise for Doreen Rappaport: Martin’s Big Words 2002 Caldecott Honor Book 2002 Coretta Scott King Honor Book Child Magazine Best Book of 2001 New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children’s Book of 2001 “A stunning, reverent tribute.” -School Library Journal, starred review Abe’s Honest Words “Exceptional art, along with Rappaport’s and Lincoln’s words, makes this a fine celebration of a man who needs little introduction.” -Booklist, starred review Eleanor, Quiet No More “Once again Rappaport celebrates a noble, heroic life in powerful, succinct prose, with prominent, well-chosen, and judiciously placed quotes that both instruct and inspire…Celebrate women in history and in politics with this picture-book life.” -School Library Journal, starred review Helen’s Big World “Stirring and awe-inspiring.” -The Horn Book, starred review To Dare Mighty Things “[T]his lavish picture-book biography deftly captures the legendary man’s bold, exuberant nature. . . . A truly inspiring tribute to a seemingly larger-than-life U.S. president.” -Kirkus Reviews, starred review “Theodore Roosevelt’s big ideas and big personality come together in this splendid picture-book biography.” -Booklist, starred review “Concisely written and yet poetic, this is a first purchase for every library.” -School Library Journal, starred review

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780786851423
    Publication Date
    February 23, 2016
    Reading Age
    6 - 9 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0786851422

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