By Vashti Harrison
This beautifully illustrated book introduces readers of all ages to 40 trailblazing black women in American history. Little Leaders educates and inspires as it relates true stories of breaking boundaries and achieving beyond expectations.
Illuminating text paired with irresistible illustrations bring to life both iconic and lesser-known female figures of Black history such as abolitionist Sojourner Truth, chemist Alice Ball, pilot Bessie Coleman, politician Shirley Chisholm, mathematician Katherine Johnson, poet Maya Angelou, and filmmaker Julie Dash.
The leaders in this book all did something big and amazing, inspiring generations to come.
Age Range: 8 to 12 years
Hardcover, 96 pages
Dimensions: 7.5 x 9 x 0.5 inches