Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Immigrant Women Who Changed the World - Hardcover

Elena Favilli: Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Immigrant Women Who Changed the World
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Autori Elena Favilli
Opis The latest installment in the New York Times bestselling Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls series, featuring 100 immigrant women who have shaped, and will continue to shape, our world.

"Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Immigrant Women Who Changed the World" is the third book in the New York Times bestselling series for children. Packed with 100 all-new bedtime stories about the lives of incredible female figures from the past and the present, this volume recognizes women who left their birth countries for a multitude of reasons: some for new opportunities, some out of necessity.

Readers will whip up a plate with Asma Khan, strategize global affairs alongside Madeleine Albright, venture into business with Rihanna, and many more. All of these unique, yet relatable stories are accompanied by gorgeous, full-page, full-color portraits, illustrated by female artists from all over the globe.

Featured Women Include:
Anna Wintour, Editor in Chief
Carmen Miranda, Singer and Actress
Diane von Fürstenberg, Fashion Designer
Gloria Estefan, Singer
Ilhan Omar, Politician
Josephine Baker, Entertainer and Activist
Lupita Nyong'o, Actress
Madeleine Albright, Politician
Rihanna, Entrepreneur and Singer
Samantha Power, Diplomat

"An exciting tool for parents to show all little girls that the journey to self realization has many paths. An inspiring collection of examples of female power and gumption."
– Padma Lakshmi, NYTimes best selling author, host and executive producer of Emmy winning Top Chef

"The third book in this best-selling kids' series celebrates female figures from Madeleine Albright to Rihanna, who left their native countries and made a difference."
– New York Times

"Stylish illustrations from a variety of female artists show figures in their milieu...and accompany brief, accessible biographies about and quotations from each woman...A volume full of inspiring role models."
– Publishers Weekly

About The Author
Elena Favilli is an NYT bestselling author, journalist, and breaker of glass ceilings. Elena is the founder and CCO of Rebel Girls, a media company dedicated to inspiring the next generation of brave and confident girls. In 2016, she co-wrote and published the most crowdfunded literary project in history, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, now translated into nearly 50 languages. She has written for the Guardian, Vogue, COLORS magazine, McSweeney’s, RAI, Il Post, and La Repubblica. She lives in Los Angeles with her dog Lafayette, a Bracco Italiano.
Šifra 189269
Broj stranica 224
Godina izdanja 2020
ISBN 9781733329293
Format 19 x 25
Tip proizvoda Strana knjiga