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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

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women in history

biographies

writing

geography

persistence 

women explorers

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“This story is a treat for young, independent and adventuresome souls.” Tulsa Book Review

 

“Sure to inspire the explorers of tomorrow."—Bookpage

“Children who hope to forge their own paths can take heart from this picture-book biography.”—Booklist

“This volume captures the spirit of a woman who embraced new experiences and played by her own rules."—Publishers Weekly 

"No man now ever says of any difficult thing that I could not do it."

Isabella Bird