Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World
Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World
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Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World

Written and illustrated by Vashti Harrison
Published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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The instant New York Times bestseller! From the author of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow-up, a beautifully illustrated collectible detailing the lives of women creators around the world. Featuring the true stories of 35 women creators, ranging from writers to inventors, artists to scientists, Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World inspires as it educates. Readers will meet trailblazing women like Mary Blair, an American modernist painter who had a major influence on how color was used in early animated films, actor/inventor Hedy Lamarr, environmental activist Wangari Maathai, architect Zaha Hadid, filmmaker Maya Deren, and physicist Chien-Shiung Wu. Some names are known, some are not, but all of the women had a lasting effect on the fields they worked in. The charming, information-filled full-color spreads show the Dreamers as both accessible and aspirational so readers know they, too, can grow up to do something amazing.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    November 6, 2018
    Reading Age
    8 - 12 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10

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