Every Sunday, we share the books that have found their way into our shelves either from libraries, book shops – or simply landed into our mailboxes.
As promised, here is the second part of non-fiction picture books featuring fearless females in history. If you missed the first part, check it out here.
Emily Carr: At the Edge of the World by Jo Ellen Bogart and Maxwell Newhouse
Four Pictures by Emily Carr by Nicholas Debon
Tallchief: America’s Prima Ballerina by Maria Tallchief, Rosemary Wells, and Gary Kelley
Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova by Laurel Snyder and Julie Morstad
Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm by Karen Deans and Joe Cepeda
Flying Solo: How Ruth Elder Soared into America’s Heart by Julie Cummins and Malene R. Laugesen
Fly High: The Story of Bessie Coleman by Louise Borden, Mary Kay Kroeger, and Teresa Flavin
Soar, Elinor! by Tami Lewis Brown and Francois Roca
Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride by Pam Muñoz Ryan and Brian Selznick
For the Right to Learn: Malala Yousafzai’s Story by Rebecca Langston-George and Janna Brock
Malala Yousafzai: Warrior with Words by Karen Leggett Abouraya and L.C. Wheatley
Girls Rule!: Amazing Tales of Female Leaders by Shelley Tougas and Julie Novkov
Girls Rebel!: Amazing Tales of Women Who Broke the Mold by Heather E. Schwartz and Julie Novkov