In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Corazon Aquino, the first female president of the Philippines.
Little Cory was a shy, studious child with a great sense of justice
. As a young woman and wife, she and her family felt compelled to speak out against the unjust leader who was ruining their country. Showing bravery, reliability and honesty, she led the revolution
that ended the dictator's rule and went on to become the president of the Philippines
The easy to understand
and accessible text
brings little Cory's story to life, from her earliest years to her passionate figh
t through repression and personal loss to bring democracy to the Philippines. Little People, BIG DREAMS
is a best-selling biography series for kids
that explores the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
This empowering series of books offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books
are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover
versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. With rewritten text for older children, the treasuries
each bring together a multitude of dreamers in a single volume. You can also collect a selection of the books by theme in boxed gift sets
. Activity books
and a journal
provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people
who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
About the Author
Ginnie Hsu is an illustrator, designer, and educator living in upstate New York. Her work is often inspired by everyday life, nature, human living, and well-being. Ginnie also enjoys foraging, yoga, and herbalism.