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Like a Girl

Written by Lori Degman & illustrated by Mara Penny
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Once upon a time, “like a girl” was an insult. Not anymore! In every walk of life, girls are demonstrating their creativity, perseverance, and strength. From civil rights activist Rosa Parks, who stood up for her beliefs by staying seated, to astronaut Sally Ride, the 24 women profiled here took risks, broke barriers, and transformed the world. This tribute to girl power will inspire young women everywhere.

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Who Wrote Like a Girl

Lori Degman

Lori Degman is the author of <i>1 Zany Zoo </i>(Simon & Schuster), <i>Cock-a-Doodle Oops! </i>(Creston Books), <i>Norbert’s Big Dream </i>(Sleeping Bear Press), and the upcoming <i>Like a Girl </i>(Sterling). Lori was a teacher of deaf and hard-of-hearing students and is now a full-time author. She lives near Chicago, IL, with her husband, two grown sons (when they come to visit), and pets.<br /> <br /> Victoria Tentler-Krylov grew up in Saint Petersburg, Russia, and studied architecture and urban design at Cooper Union and Columbia University. Victoria’s artwork has been published by Pink Giraffe Books in Russia and by <i>Spider</i> magazine, <i>The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, </i> and <i>Flutter Magazine</i> in the US. Her first book, a picture-book read-aloud of <i>Peter Pan</i>, was published by Quarto. She lives with her family just outside Boston, MA. Visit Victoria online at

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