Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politics

Gender & Sexism
Author(s):
Catherine Thimmesh
Illustrator(s):
Douglas B. Jones
Age Group:
9-12
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0618971435
Year:
Gender & Sexism

From the time our government was being formed, women have fought their way from behind the scenes to the center of power and decision making. Why not a woman in the White House? This book explores the role of women in American politics—past, present and future—and is now available with updated sections on Hillary Rodham Clinton, Condoleezza Rice and Nancy Pelosi.

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Under My Hijab

Hena Khan

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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