Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History
- By Vashti Harrison
- Hardcover: 96 pages
- Ages: 8-11 years
- Grades: 3-7
An important book for all ages, this New York Times bestseller introduces readers to 40 notable black women throughout U.S. history.
The biographies and beautiful illustrations in Vashti Harrison's book bring these female figures to life. Featuring the stories of women whose names are famous like abolitionist Sojourner Truth and poet Maya Angelou, and those who are lesser known like chemist Alice Ball and filmmaker Julie Dash, all have taken a stand to make the world a better place for generations to come.
Inspirational for all readers, the engaging text and images are a delight.