Marching With Aunt Susan
Marching With Aunt Susan
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Marching With Aunt Susan

Written by Claire Rudolf Murphy & illustrated by Stacey Schuett
Published by Peachtree Publishing Company
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  • Publication Date
    Mar 1, 2017
  • Pages
    36

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An inspiring story of the fight for women’s suffrage, based on the experiences of a real girl All Bessie wants is to go hiking with her father and brothers. But it’s 1896, and girls don’t get to hike. They can’t vote either, which Bessie discovers when Susan B. Anthony comes to town to help lead the campaign for women’s suffrage. Stirred to action, Bessie joins the movement and discovers that small efforts can result in small changes–and maybe even big ones. Inspired by the diary of the real Bessie Keith Pond, a ten-year-old girl who lived in California during the suffrage campaign, author Claire Rudolf Murphy and illustrator Stacey Schuett offer a thought-provoking introduction to the fight for women’s rights. A story of hope and determination, Marching with Aunt Susan reminds readers that society cannot evolve unless people–even young people–dare to take a stand

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781561459797
    Publication Date
    March 1, 2017
    Page Count
    36
    Reading Age
    6 - 10 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1561459798

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