epub pdf Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Right to VoteAuthor Kirsten Gillibrand – Entrecielos.co

Astroke of genius Kirkus ReviewsFrom United States Senator Kirsten Gillibrand comes an inspiring picture book about ten suffragists who fought for womens right to voteSenator 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 But who inspired them The long chain of women before them who spoke out for what s right women who taught each generation that followed how to be bold and braveHere are the stories of ten leaders who strove to win the right to vote for American women a journey that tookthan seventy years of passionate commitment From well known figures, such as Susan B Anthony and Sojourner Truth to lesser known women such as Alice Paul and Mary Church Terrell, these are heroes who dreamed big and never gave up Senator Gillibrand highlights an important and pithy lesson from each woman s life from dare to be different to fight together On the eve of the one hundredth anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment, which granted women suffrage, Bold Brave looks both backward and forward It introduces children to strong women who have raised their voices on behalf of justice and inspires them to raise their own voices to build our future With gorgeous illustrations by renowned artist Maira Kalman, this is a book that will inspire and uplift, a book to be cherished and sharedThe suffragists included are Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B Anthony, Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Jovita Idr, Alice Paul, Inez Milholland, Ida B Wells, Lucy Burns, and Mary Church Terrell