Goldie Takes A Stand

Gender & Sexism
Jewish Culture & Anti-Semitism
People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice
Author(s):
Barbara Krasner
Illustrator(s):
Kelsey Garrity-Riley
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Kar-Ben Publishing
ISBN:
978-1467712019
Year:
Gender & Sexism
Jewish Culture & Anti-Semitism
People, Identity & Culture
Social Justice

Even at the age of nine, little Golda Meir was known for being a leader. As the president of the American Young Sisters Society, she organizes her friends to raise money to buy textbooks for immigrant classmates. A glimpse at the early life of Israel’s first female prime minister, who was born in Russia and grew up in Milwaukee, this story is based on a true episode in the early life of Golda Meir.

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When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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