Astonishing Women Artists: The Women's Hall of Fame Series, paper ed


Astonishing Women Artists: The Women's Hall of Fame Series profiles ten phenomenal women with a passion for art. Although Inuit artist Kenojuak Ashrvak is the only Aboriginal artist listed, her biography and contributions to Canadian art makes compelling reading. Additional artists include Mary Pratt, Emily Carr, Georgia O'Keeffe, Frida Kahlo, Artemisia, Gentileschi, Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brun, Louise Nevelson, Elizabeth Catlett, and Faith Ringgold. Suitable for elementary and secondary school readers.

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Great Women Leaders, paper ed


Great Women Leaders is part of the Women's Hall of Fame series published by feminist publishing house, Second Story Press. This collection of ten biographical profiles describes the lives and contributions of historical and present-day leaders. Most women profiled are from North America. Each 8-10 page biography outlines the woman's early years, her contribution, and the challenges she overcame. The women include Hatshepsut, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Mary Ann Shadd Cary, Emily Murphy, Therese Forget Casgrain, Golda Meir, Rosa Parks, Wangari Maathai, Aung San Suu Kyi, and Roberta Jamieson.

Price: $12.95