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Away with Words, the Daring True Story of Explorer Isabella Bird
Written by Lori Mortensen
Illustrations by Kristy Caldwell
Parent's Choice Recommended Award Winner 2019
One of Nonfiction Detective's Best Books of 2019
Notable Social Studies Trade Books
for Young People/NCSS/CBC/2020
“This story is a treat for young, independent and adventuresome souls.”
—Tulsa Book Review
“Sure to inspire the explorers of tomorrow."
“Children who hope to forge their own paths can take heart from this picture book biography.”
“This volume captures the spirit of a woman who embraced new experiences and played by her own rules."
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