This is the story of Jane Addams, the first American woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, who transformed a poor neighborhood in Chicago by opening up her house as a community center.
This is an amazing, based on a true story about one courageous woman whose vision to enable and empower the destitute transformed a community and set a precedent many would follow. The illustrations are gorgeous and you'll definitely have the warm fuzzies reading this one!
Tanya Lee Stone loves to write about women pushing boundaries. She is the award-winning author of The House thatJane Built, Who Said Women Can't Be Doctors?, and ElizabethLeads the Way. She lives in Burlington, Vermont.View Author
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