Girls Who Rocked the World: Heroines from Harriet Tubman to Mia Hammby Michelle Roehm, Michelle Roehm McCann, Jerry McCann
This sequel volume features black-and-white photos and drawings to complement the inspiring stories of Golda Meir, Israeli prime minister, ambassador, and U.N. delegate; Rigoberta Menchu, Guatemalan activist and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize; Italian physicist Laura Bassi, one of the first women scientists in western history; Lauryn Hill, American singer and winner of multiple Grammy awards who produced her first album at age 17; Alexandra Nechita, internationally acclaimed Romanian artist; and others. The book also contains photos and writings of over 30 contemporary young women from across America who respond to the question, "How do you plan to rock the world?" In conjunction with the book's publication, these girls will tour their hometowns, inspiring their peers to go for their dreams.
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I really enjoyed reading this book! I just loved the very detailed and revealing biographies of these inspirational women! I strongly recommend any woman/girl to read this book! I promise it will boost your spirits.