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The Resource More girls who rocked the world : heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland, Michelle Roehm McCann

More girls who rocked the world : heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland, Michelle Roehm McCann

Label
More girls who rocked the world : heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland
Title
More girls who rocked the world
Title remainder
heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Roehm McCann
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the inspiring author of Girls Who Rocked the World comes another comprehensive collection of true, inspiring profiles of successful young women throughout history who made their mark on the world before turning twenty. Young women today crave strong, independent role models to look to for motivation. In the follow-up to the bestseller Girls Who Rocked the World, More Girls Who Rocked the World offers a fun and uplifting collection of influential stories with forty-five more movers and shakers who made a difference before turning twenty. From Annie Oakley and Queen Victoria to Malala Yousafzai and Adele--each with her own incredible story of how she created life-changing opportunities for herself and the world--you'll get to know these capable queens of empires and courageous icons of entertainment. Also included are profiles of gutsy teenagers who are out there rocking the world right now and personal aspirations from today's young women"--
Summary
"From the inspiring author of Girls Who Rocked the World comes another comprehensive collection of true, inspiring profiles of successful young women throughout history who made their mark on the world before turning twenty."--
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10601373
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
920.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Grades 3 to 7
LC call number
CT3207
LC item number
.M35 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland
Label
More girls who rocked the world : heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland, Michelle Roehm McCann
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes biographical references and notes (pages 271-309)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Eleanor Roosevelt--Activist and United Nations Delegate
  • Dora Thewlis--Suffragette
  • Josephine Baker--Dancer and spy
  • Grace Murray Hopper--Computer scientist and Navy admiral
  • Mary Lou Williams--Pianist and composer
  • Beverly Cleary--Author
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg--U.S. Supreme Court Justice
  • Julie Andrews--Actress, singer, and author
  • Wangari Maathai--Environmental activist
  • Aretha Franklin--Singer
  • Esther--Queen of Persia
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton--Politician and Secretary of State
  • Sheil Sri Prakash--Architect
  • Arlen Siu Bermúdez--Revolutionary, poet and musician
  • Björk--Singer, songwriter and actress
  • Selena--Singer
  • Fawzia Koofi--Politician
  • Mindy Kaling--Comedian, actress and author
  • Jhamak Ghimire--Author
  • Venus and Serena Williams--Tennis players
  • Beyoncé--Singer
  • Cleopatra--Queen of Egypt
  • Danica Patrick--Race car driver
  • Misty Copeland--Ballet dancer
  • Sarah McNair-Landrey--Adventurer and cinematographer
  • Nadim Nadim--Soccer player
  • Adele--Singer and songwriter
  • Emma Watson--Actress and activist
  • Hou Yifan--Chess grandmaster
  • Lizzy Clark-Actress and activist
  • Bethany Mota--YouTube vlogger and fashion designer
  • Tavi Gevinson--Author, editor and actress
  • Grace O'Malley--Pirate
  • Simone Biles--Gymnast
  • Malala Yousafzai--Activist
  • Bindi Irwin--Conservationist and actress
  • Amandla Stenberg--Actress and activist
  • Chloe Kim--Snowboarder
  • Jazz Jennings--Activist
  • Ashima Shiraishi--Rock climber
  • Naya Nuki--Survivor
  • Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley--Author
  • Ada Byron Lovelace--Mathematician and computer programmer
  • Annie Oakley--Sharpshooter
  • Nellie Bly--Journalist
Control code
5890588
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Beyond Words/Aladdin edition.
Extent
ix, 309 pages
Isbn
9781582706405
Lccn
2017006516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn972383524
  • (OCoLC)972383524
Label
More girls who rocked the world : heroines from Ada Lovelace to Misty Copeland, Michelle Roehm McCann
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes biographical references and notes (pages 271-309)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Eleanor Roosevelt--Activist and United Nations Delegate
  • Dora Thewlis--Suffragette
  • Josephine Baker--Dancer and spy
  • Grace Murray Hopper--Computer scientist and Navy admiral
  • Mary Lou Williams--Pianist and composer
  • Beverly Cleary--Author
  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg--U.S. Supreme Court Justice
  • Julie Andrews--Actress, singer, and author
  • Wangari Maathai--Environmental activist
  • Aretha Franklin--Singer
  • Esther--Queen of Persia
  • Hillary Rodham Clinton--Politician and Secretary of State
  • Sheil Sri Prakash--Architect
  • Arlen Siu Bermúdez--Revolutionary, poet and musician
  • Björk--Singer, songwriter and actress
  • Selena--Singer
  • Fawzia Koofi--Politician
  • Mindy Kaling--Comedian, actress and author
  • Jhamak Ghimire--Author
  • Venus and Serena Williams--Tennis players
  • Beyoncé--Singer
  • Cleopatra--Queen of Egypt
  • Danica Patrick--Race car driver
  • Misty Copeland--Ballet dancer
  • Sarah McNair-Landrey--Adventurer and cinematographer
  • Nadim Nadim--Soccer player
  • Adele--Singer and songwriter
  • Emma Watson--Actress and activist
  • Hou Yifan--Chess grandmaster
  • Lizzy Clark-Actress and activist
  • Bethany Mota--YouTube vlogger and fashion designer
  • Tavi Gevinson--Author, editor and actress
  • Grace O'Malley--Pirate
  • Simone Biles--Gymnast
  • Malala Yousafzai--Activist
  • Bindi Irwin--Conservationist and actress
  • Amandla Stenberg--Actress and activist
  • Chloe Kim--Snowboarder
  • Jazz Jennings--Activist
  • Ashima Shiraishi--Rock climber
  • Naya Nuki--Survivor
  • Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley--Author
  • Ada Byron Lovelace--Mathematician and computer programmer
  • Annie Oakley--Sharpshooter
  • Nellie Bly--Journalist
Control code
5890588
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Beyond Words/Aladdin edition.
Extent
ix, 309 pages
Isbn
9781582706405
Lccn
2017006516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn972383524
  • (OCoLC)972383524

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