Reaching the Stars: Poems About Extraordinary Women and Girls
Written by Liz Brownlee, Jan Dean, Michaela Morgan
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New poems by three of our brightest and liveliest poets are gathered together in this anthology which celebrates women and girls, lots of them. The lives of the really famous – Malala, Frida Kahlo, Amy Johnson, Hillary Rodham Clinton – are discussed, the roles of women in fairy tales debated, and the achievements of women whose names we’ll never learn acknowledged too. The poem styles are as varied as the book’s subjects, and there are poems to make you laugh, to make you angry, to make you think. It’s a sparkling collection, inspiring and empowering. Buy copies for all the young people in your life. ~ Andrea Reece
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Reaching the Stars: Poems About Extraordinary Women and Girls by Liz Brownlee, Jan Dean, Michaela Morgan
This feisty collection of brand-new poems is a celebration of the achievements of women and girls throughout history. It includes poems about Malala Yousafzai, Rosa Parks, Margaret Hamilton, Ada Lovelace, Helen Keller, Mary Shelley, Edith Cavell and many more.
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Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
9th March 2017
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