This is a book arising from the first Women's Marches on January 21, 2017 written by retired teacher and principal Dr. Penny Mc Donald from the US Pacific Northwest. The simple English text recognizes the variety of marches all over the world on that day, then explains the many wishes marchers have for girls around the world. The text is accompanied by quotes from famous girls and women, current and throughout history. Illustrations featuring diverse young people are by Raquel Mora Vega of Costa Rica.
|Publisher:||Banana Luna Books|
|Product dimensions:||8.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.25(d)|
|Age Range:||6 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Illustrator Raquel lives in Grecia, Costa Rica in "Casa Caña Dulce," a cultural house where people meet to share and create collective knowledge. She often travels to a rural town to support an organization promoting empowerment of migrant and farmer women. She works as illustrator for a magazine on agroecology and for a Universidad de Costa Rica project assisting community organizations involved in environmental conflicts.