The Pink Hat

Celebrate the 2017 Women s March with this charming and empowering picture book about a pink hat and the budding feminist who finds it Here is a clever story that follows the journey of a pink hat that is swiped out of a knitting basket by a pesky kitten, blown into a tree by a strong wind, and use

Shoot Like a Girl: One Woman's Dramatic Fight in Afghanistan and on the Home Front

On June 29, 2009, Air National Guard Major Mary Jennings MJ Hegar was shot down while on a Medevac mission on her third tour in Afghanistan Despite being wounded, she fought the enemy and saved the lives of her crew and their patients But soon she would face a new battle to give women who serve

Gloria Takes a Stand: How Gloria Steinem Listened, Wrote, and Changed the World

Bloomsbury has acquired world rights to Jessica Rinker s debut picture book What Gloria Heard, a biography of Gloria Steinem, to be illustrated by Daria Peoples Publication is scheduled for winter 2019, in time for Women s History Month and Steinem s 85th birthday.

Girls with Guts!: The Road to Breaking Barriers and Bashing Records

No chasing No stretching or straining And never, ever sweat These were the rules girls were forced to play by until Title IX passed in 1972 And it was a game changer A celebration of the strength, endurance, and athleticism of women and girls throughout the ages, Girls With Guts keeps score wi

A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women's Rights

Unafraid to take to the floor and speak her mind, lawyer, activist, and presidential candidate Belva Lockwood devoted her life to overcoming obstacles and demanding equality for women Activist Belva Lockwood never stopped asking herself the question Are women not worth the same as men She had big

A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country

For the first 128 years of our country s history, not a single woman served in the Senate or House of Representatives All of that changed, however, in November 1916, when Jeannette Rankin of Montana became the first woman elected to Congress even before the Nineteenth Amendment gave women across th

Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to Vote

From United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand comes an inspiring picture book about ten suffragists who fought for women s right to vote Senator Kirsten Gillibrand was inspired by her own great grandmother, grandmother, and mother to be bold and brave to stand up and fight for what she believes in

Thirty Girls

Esther is a Ugandan teenager abducted by the Lord s Resistance Army and forced to witness and commit unspeakable atrocities, who is struggling to survive, to escape, and to find a way to live with what she has seen and done Jane is an American journalist who has traveled to Africa, hoping to give a

Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide

From two of our most fiercely moral voices, a passionate call to arms against our era s most pervasive human rights violation the oppression of women and girls in the developing world With Pulitzer Prize winners Nicholas D Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn as our guides, we undertake an odyssey through A