Before we dive into next month’s theme, we’re partnering with Wee Society on a giveaway of their new terrific Go!: My Adventure Journal to take with you to document the fantastic and memorable sights, sounds, people and moments of your next summer or fall trip. This giveaway is open to US residents and ends Thursday, August 2, at 11:59 PM PT. The winner will be announced here shortly thereafter. To enter, head over to this Instagram post.
A collection of unique beautifully-written biographies of fourteen women whose forward-thinking ideas and resolute, purposeful and determined actions changed the world.
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World was written by Susan Hood (@shoodbooks21) and illustrated by Shadra Strickland (@shadrieka), Hadley Hooper (@hadleyhoo), Lisa Brown (@lisabrowndraws), Emily Winfield Martin (@emilyblackapple), Sara Palacios (@sarapalaciosillustrations), Erin K. Robinson, Sophie Blackall (@sophieblackall), Melissa Sweet, Oge Mora (@oge_mora), Isabel Roxas (@studioroxas), Julie Morstad (@juliemorstad), LeUyen Pham and Selina Alko (@selinaalko). Published by HarperCollins.
The latest set of picture book biographies in the fantastic Little People Big Dreams series — all extraordinary women in their own right. We’re so excited to see stories about each of the lives of Harriet Tubman, Mother Theresa, Georgia O’Keeffe and Josephine Baker.
The Little People, Big Dreams series was written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vergara, and published by Lincoln Children’s Books. Harriet Tubman was illustrated by Pili Aguado, Mother Theresa was illustrated by Natascha Rosenberg, Georgia O’Keeffe was illustrated by Erica Salcedo and Josephine Baker was illustrated by Agathe Sorlet.