"With this powerful, hope-filled story of overcoming one's obstacles, readers will close this book and feel inspired to
leave a legacy of their own" ― School Library Journal
The creators of the New York Time's bestselling Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls series writes an irresistible collection of chapter books about the real lives of five extraordinary women
throughout history.This hardcover boxed set includes:
Ada Lovelace Cracks the Code
Madam C. J. Walker Builds a
Wangari Maathai Plants a Forest
Junko Tabei Masters the Mountains
Alicia Alonso Takes the Stage
This gorgeous boxed set is the perfect gift to inspire any young reader. It contains five individual, historical fiction chapter books, each exploring the life and times of an extraordinary woman in global history, as she overcomes challenges to pursue her boldest dream
Readers will meet Ada Lovelace--a nineteenth-century pioneer in computer science; Madam C. J. Walker--an early leader in the African American beauty industry; Dr. Wangari Maathai--an environmental warrior and Nobel Peace Prize winner from Kenya; Junko Tabei--a champion in mountaineering who became the first woman to summit Mount Everest; and Alicia Alonso--a prima ballerina and remarkable creator in the world of dance.
Each stunningly designed chapter book features at least ten full-color illustrations from a female artist, as well as bonus activities in the
backmatter to encourage kids to explore the various fields in which each of these women thrived.
About the Author
Rebel Girls is the preeminent edutainment company that empowers girls to pursue their dreams without limits. Rebel Girls products inspire children to dream bigger and realize their fullest potential, by introducing them to extraordinary women throughout history. Stories are brought to life through book publishing, podcasts, toys, and digital media. The Rebel Girls community spans over 85 countries, with 5.5M books sold in 49 languages and 6M podcast downloads.