She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History, by Chelsea Clinton
Some of the women covered here—like Malala Yousafzai and Joanne Rowling and Marie Curie—show up again and again in these sorts of collections, whereas some of the others—like Viola Desmond and Mary Verghese and Aisha Rateb—were new to me. And that’s always a treat.
* drags out soapbox *
* climbs on up *
IF YOU’RE GOING TO WRITE NONFICTION PICTURE BOOKS—ESPECIALLY NONFICTION PICTURE BOOKS THAT INCLUDE DIRECT QUOTES—PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE INCLUDE A LIST OF SOURCES. For one thing, that shows me that you’re not just winging it & pulling information out of the ether; for another, that helps readers who might be using this book as a jumping-off point for further research.
BIBLIOGRAPHIES FOREVER AND EVER AMEN!!!