The Perfect Rebel
Written by Deborah Chancellor
Part of the Reality Check S. Series
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Interest Age 11+ Reading Age 8+. This is a great book for children who want a book that's shorter with fewer words on the page than your typical book for this age range whilst at the same time getting a great snapshot to a very important part of our history. This is the story of Emily Davison, a suffragette who campaigned hard to get votes for women in the early part of the 20th century. She died in the process, under the King’s horse at the Derby meeting at Epsom, but it was this action that really began the process of giving the vote to women. At only 64 pages in length, it’s a book that even the most reluctant reader will breeze through.
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The Perfect Rebel by Deborah Chancellor
Derby Day, 1913. A woman called Emily Davison walks on to the race track and is trampled to death by the King's horse. Why did she do it? The fascinating story of the life of one of the most famous suffragettes and her fight for women's rights.
About the Author
Interest Age: 10+
More books by Deborah Chancellor
Barrington Stoke Ltd
15th January 2010
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