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Canadian Heroines 2-Book Bundle: 100 Canadian Heroines / 100 More Canadian Heroines

by Merna Forster

This special bundle collects the two 100 Canadian Heroines volumes, in which Merna Forster presents 200 stories of amazing women who changed our country.


Bold Women in Colorado History

by Phyllis J. Perry

Bold Women in Colorado History shares the stories of ten Centennial State women, among them Clara Brown, a former slave who ventured west and remade herself into a respected entrepreneur; Chipeta, a Kiowa Apache...


Ada Lovelace (The First Names Series)

by Ben Jeapes & Nick Ward

Meet the woman who made coding cool—and possible!

 

Before she was a famous mathematician and the first computer programmer, Ada Lovelace (1815–1852) was the daughter of well-known poet Lord Byron. Byron...


(M)other

by Sanita Fejzić & Alisa Arsenault

Two mothers, a son, a world full of love. No, my son doesn?t have a father! From the delivery room to the classroom, a woman whose motherhood is questi oned explains: her son doesn?t have a father, but he?s...


A Woman in the House (and Senate) (Revised and Updated)

by Ilene Cooper & Elizabeth Baddeley

An inspiring history of all the women who have taken a seat in Congress!

 

For the first 128 years of Americaâ??s history, only men served in the Senate and House of Representatives. All that changed in...


Changing the Equation

by Tonya Bolden

A celebratory and inspiring look at some of the most important Black women in STEM

 

Award-winning author Tonya Bolden explores Black women who have changed the world of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering,...


Anna Strong

by Sarah Glenn Marsh & Sarah Green

The thrilling true story of the female spy who helped save the American Revolution

 

Anna Smith Strong (1740?1812) was a fearless woman who acted as a spy for George Washington during the Revolutionary War....


Malala Yousafzai (The First Names Series)

by Lisa Williamson & Mike Smith

Meet the young activist who stood up for her rights—and changed millions of lives

 

Before Malala Yousafzai (b. 1997) became the youngest Nobel Prize laureate, she was a girl fighting for her education in...


Amelia Earhart (The First Names Series)

by Andrew Prentice & Mike Smith

See how Amelia Earhart went from a little Kansas tomboy to a high-flying feminist icon

 

Before Amelia Earhart (1897?1939) became a world-famous pilot, she was a little tomboy from Kansas with a taste for adventure....


Susan B. Anthony

by Teri Kanefield

In the fourth installment in the Making of America series, Susan B. Anthony, Teri Kanefield examines the life of America?s famous suffragette. Anthony was born into a world in which men ruled women: A man...


Standing Up Against Hate

by Mary Cronk Farrell

Standing Up Against Hate tells the stories of the African American women who enlisted in the newly formed Women?s Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) in World War II. They quickly discovered that they faced as many...


Coco Chanel

by Susan Goldman Rubin

Award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin introduces readers to the most well-known fashion designer in the world, Coco Chanel. Beginning with the difficult years Chanel spent in an orphanage, Goldman Rubin...


Puritan Girl, Mohawk Girl

by John Demos

In this riveting historical fiction narrative, National Book Award Finalist John Demos shares the story of a young Puritan girl and her life-changing experience with the Mohawk people.

Inspired by Demos?s award-winning...


The Extraordinary Suzy Wright

by Teri Kanefield

Children are taught much about the men who shaped early America, but history-shaping colonial women remain largely unknown and undiscussed. The Extraordinary Suzy Wright sets about to change that, telling the...


Along Came Coco

by Eva Byrne

In a time when children were meant to be seen and not heard, along came Coco, a small French orphan with an eye for style, a talent for sewing, and a big imagination. Coco grew up in an orphanage run by very...


When Sue Found Sue

by Toni Buzzeo & Diana Sudyka

From a very young age, Sue Hendrickson was meant to find things: lost coins, perfume bottles, even hidden treasure. Her endless curiosity eventually led to her career in diving and paleontology, where she would...


The Bluest of Blues

by Fiona Robinson

A gorgeous picture book biography of botanist and photographer Anna Atkins--the first person to ever publish a book of photography

After losing her mother very early in life, Anna Atkins (1799?1871) was raised...


Elizabeth Warren

by Susan Wood & Sarah Green

Elizabeth Warren shares the incredible story of the first female senator of Massachusetts. Elizabeth came from a struggling middle-class family in Oklahoma City. After a heart attack put Elizabeth?s father out...


Rosa's Animals

by Maryann Macdonald

Painter and sculptor Rosa Bonheur (1822?1899) led a highly nontraditional life, especially for a woman in the nineteenth century. She kept lions as pets, was awarded the Legion of Honor by Empress Eugénie,...


Library on Wheels

by Sharlee Glenn

If you can?t bring the man to the books, bring the books to the man.

 

Mary Lemist Titcomb (1852?1932) was always looking for ways to improve her library. As librarian at the Washington County Free Library...