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The House That Jane Built

Written by Tanya Lee Stone and illustrated by Kathryn Brown

Published by Henry Holt and Co (BYR)

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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.

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  • Age Range: 6-9
  • Pages: 32
  • Book Type: picture
  • Publication Date: June 23, 2015
  • ISBN: 0805090495
  • ISBN 13: 9780805090499
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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!

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Tanya Lee Stone

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.

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