Eleanor Roosevelt: An Inspiring Life

People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice
Author(s):
Elizabeth MacLeod
Age Group:
8-12
Publisher:
Kids Can Press, Limited
ISBN:
978-1553377788
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice

The book describes Roosevelt’s privileged but sad childhood, her marriage, political and family life, and post-FDR humanitarian work. The importance of Roosevelt’s contributions to the world are emphasized, including her work on civil rights, women’s rights, and her role in creating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

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As a young girl observes six very different women in her life who each wear the hijab in a unique way, she also dreams of the rich possibilities of her own future, and how she will express her own personality through her hijab.

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