Because I Was a Girl
An inspiring collection of true stories by women and girls about the obstacles, challenges, and opportunities they've faced . . .because of their gender. Edited by #1New York Times-bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz, the book is the perfect gift for girls of all ages.
The collection includes writings from an impressive array of girls and women who are trailblazers in their fields, including bestselling authors Victoria Aveyard, Libba Bray, and Margaret Stohl; industry pioneers like Dolores Huerta, Trish McEvoy, and Holly Knight; renowned chef Katie Button; aerospace and mechanical engineer Emily Calandrelli; and many more.
Because I Was a Girl features powerful stories from:
Williabell Jones Davis
Melissa de la Cruz
Praise forBecause I Was a Girl:
A 2019 Texas Topaz Nonfiction Reading List Pick
"An inspiring collection and an encouragement to young girls from all walks of life." --Kirkus Reviews,starred review
". . .for anyone seeking inspirational stories of success through perseverance." --VOYA,starred review
Publication Date: 03-Oct-2017
Publisher: Henry\\Holt#& Company