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Little leaders : bold women in black history / Vashti Harrison.

Harrison, Vashti, (author.).

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Phillis Wheatley -- Sojourner Truth -- Harriet Tubman -- Rebecca Lee Crumpler -- Mary Bowser -- Mary Eliza Mahoney -- Charlotte E. Ray -- Ida B. Wells -- Zora Neale Hurston -- Alma Woodsey Thomas -- Alice Ball -- Bessie Coleman -- Augusta Savage -- Marian Anderson -- Josephine Baker -- Mahalia Jackson -- Rosa Parks -- Gwendolyn Brooks -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Mamie Phipps Clark -- Katherine Johnson -- Shirley Chisholm -- Althea Gibson -- Maya Angelou -- Nichelle Nichols -- Nina Simone -- Audre Lorde -- Raven Wilkinson -- Wilma Rudolph -- Marcelite Harris -- Angela Davis -- Octavia E. Butler -- Julie Dash -- Ruby Bridges -- Oprah Winfrey -- Gwen Ifill -- Dr. Mae Jemison -- Florence Joyner -- Lorna Simpson -- Dominique Dawes -- More little leaders.
Summary, etc.:
Based on her popular Instagram posts, debut author/illustrator Vashti Harrison shares the stories of 40 bold African American women who shaped history.
Target Audience Note:
Age: 8-12.
Subject: African American women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > History > Anecdotes > Juvenile literature.
Heroes > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > History > Anecdotes.
African Americans > Biography.
Women > Biography.

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Little Leaders : Bold Women in Black History
Little Leaders : Bold Women in Black History
by Harrison, Vashti
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Little Leaders : Bold Women in Black History

Vashti Harrison earned her MFA in Film/Video from CalArts and BA from the University of Virginia. Her experimental films and documentaries have shown around the world at film festivals. After a brief stint in television as a production coordinator, she is now a freelance graphic designer and a picture-book illustrator (books forthcoming from S&S and HarperCollins). She lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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