Rad Women Worldwide

Rad Women Worldwide

Rad Women Worldwide: Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History, by Kate Schatz. Click here to purchase on IndieBound, A Community of Independent Local Bookstores.

Rad Women Worldwide tells fresh, engaging, and inspiring tales of perseverance and radical success by pairing well researched and riveting biographies with powerful and expressive cut-paper portraits. From 430 BCE to 2016, spanning 31 countries around the world, the book features an array of diverse figures, including Hatshepsut (the great female king who ruled Egypt peacefully for two decades) and Malala Yousafzi (the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize) to Poly Styrene (legendary teenage punk and lead singer of X-Ray Spex) and Liv Arnesen and Ann Bancroft (polar explorers and the first women to cross Antarctica). This progressive and visually arresting book is a compelling addition to women's history and belongs on the shelf of every school, library, and home. 

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Rad American Women A-Z

Rad American Women A-Z

Color Counterbalance January 2017 Book of the Month

Written by Kate Schatz and illustrated by Miriam Klein Stahl, Rad American Women A-Z features portraits of twenty-six women who have made significant contributions to the United States of America. The passage honoring Sonia Sotomayor recounts how despite having been a good student, she felt out of place when she reached university. Belief in herself and knowing “she deserved to be there” propelled her forward. May the “rebels, trailblazers, and visionaries” featured in this book inspire our daughters and sons to be fully who they are and propel them forward to achieve their dreams. 

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