Girl Warriors: How 25 Young Activists Are Saving the Earth

Girl Warriors: How 25 Young Activists Are Saving the Earth

by Rachel Sarah


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"It gives me true hope to read about the phenomenal young women of Girl Warriors. Their fierce commitment to the future of our precious planet is as inspiring as it is vital." —Kate Schatz, New York Times bestselling author of Rad American Women A-Z and Rad Women Worldwide 

Interviews with 25 young eco-activists present a hopeful picture of the future of environmentalism 

Girl Warriors: How 25 Young Activists Are Saving the Earth tells the stories of 25 climate leaders under age 25. They've led hundreds of thousands of people in climate strikes, founded non-profits, given TED talks, and sued their governments.  

These fearless girls and young women from all over the world are standing up to demand change when no one else is. 

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781641603713
Publisher: Chicago Review Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/06/2021
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 740,343
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 1040L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Rachel Sarah is a writer and journalist in the San Francisco Bay Area. Her writing has been published in places like the Washington Post, New York Times, Parents, and Common Sense Media. She has appeared on The Today Show, CNN, ABC, and CBS news. She has spoken to audiences at the JCC, UC Berkeley, and the Commonwealth Club. Rachel is one of the founding editors of Literary Mama and has worked to support other women writers. She shifted the focus of her writing to the climate during the devastating California wildfires of 2018. She's also the mother of two incredible daughters who are twelve years apart. Visit her online at 

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

Daphne Frias 1

Saoi O'Connor 6

Maya Penn 10

Selina N. Leem 14

Elsa Mengistu 19

Catarina Lorenzo 23

Ridhima Pandey 27

Isha Clarke 32

Hannah Testa 36

Haven Coleman 39

Lilly Piatt 44

Ayisha Siddiqa 48

Melati Isabel Wijsen 54

Kallan Benson 57

Shreya Ramachandran 62

Jamie Margolin 67

Imogen Sumbar 72

Bella Lack 76

Malailca Vaz 80

Mabel Athanasiou 85

Elizabeth Wathuti 89

Sarah Goody 94

Vanessa Nakate 98

Haile Thomas 102

Isabella Fallahi 106

Acknowledgments 110

Resources to Explore 113

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