Mary Wears What She Wants Book
Mary Wears What She Wants Book
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Mary Wears What She Wants

Written and illustrated by Keith Negley

Published by Balzer + Bray

Publisher's Summary

Once upon a time (but not too long ago), girls only wore dresses. And only boys wore pants. Until one day, a young girl named Mary had a bold idea: She would wear whatever she wanted. And she wanted to wear pants! Inspired by the true story of Mary Edwards Walker, a trailblazing doctor who was arrested many times for wearing pants, this fresh, charming picture book encourages readers to think for themselves while gently challenging gender and societal norms.

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  • Age Range: 4-8
  • Pages: 48
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: January 15, 2019
  • ISBN: 0062846795
  • ISBN 13: 978-0062846792
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