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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Lillian's Right to Vote

Jonah Winter

This book recalls America’s battle for civil rights in an account of one woman’s fierce determination to make it up the hill and make her voice heard.

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