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Dear Malala, We Stand with You

(Available December 23, 2014)
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Written by Rosemary McCarney
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780553521214
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You

Written by Rosemary McCarney


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $19.99

An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world.
 
Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban... Read more >
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My Secret Place: A Gorjuss Guided Journal

(Available December 23, 2014)
My Secret Place: A Gorjuss Guided Journal
Written by Santoro, Illustrated by Santoro
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763674533
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My Secret Place: A Gorjuss Guided Journal

Written by Santoro
Illustrated by Santoro


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

A delightful guided journal featuring captivating art and inspiring text prompts.

A hardcover journal to treasure, filled with Gorjuss imagery and thought-provoking quotes and excerpts that invite readers of all ages to record their own thoughts and feelings and to attach drawings, photos, and other mementos. Beautifully illustrated, the journal features an... Read more >
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Written by Rosemary McCarney
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ISBN: 9780553521221
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You

Written by Rosemary McCarney


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $10.99

An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world.
 
Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban... Read more >
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Dear Malala, We Stand with You
Written by Rosemary McCarney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553521207
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Dear Malala, We Stand with You

Written by Rosemary McCarney


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $16.99

An inspiring letter to Malala Yousafzai, winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize, that is both a show of support and a call to action for girls around the world.
 
Malala became the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize after she survived being shot in the head by the Taliban... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
This Is Me
This Is Me
Written by Julie Metzger, Illustrated by Brooke Weeber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619397
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This Is Me
A Girl's Journal
Written by Julie Metzger
Illustrated by Brooke Weeber


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $16.99

An inspiring journal filled with girl power to help preteen girls understand themselves, express their creativity, and unlock their feelings, hopes, and dreams. Much more than a journal, This Is Me contains thoughtful questions, useful advice, quotes, musings, and positive, encouraging ideas from author Julie Metzger, a respected nurse, lecturer, and... Read more >
Of Course They Do!
Of Course They Do!
Written by Marie-Sabine Roger, Photographed by Anne Sol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580896696
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Of Course They Do!
Boys and Girls Can Do Anything
Written by Marie-Sabine Roger
Photographed by Anne Sol


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $9.95

Using sparse text and large, bright photographs, the book debunks commonly-held gender-myths. Misconceptions are stated matter-of-factly (Boys don’t cook.), but when the page is turned, each myth is proven false with playful language (Are you sure?) and a contradictory photo (a male professional chef). This jacketless book is perfect for young... Read more >
Global Baby Girls
Global Baby Girls
Written by The Global Fund for Children
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781580894395
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Global Baby Girls

Written by The Global Fund for Children


Format: Board, 16 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $6.95

Continuing in the tradition of best-selling GLOBAL BABIES and AMERICAN BABIES, GLOBAL BABY GIRLS puts baby girls from around the world in the spotlight, celebrating their strength, diversity, and potential. From Peru to China, from Russia to Mali, this board book features captivating photographs of baby girls to share a simple... Read more >
Heart and Soul
Heart and Soul
Written by Gena K. Gorrell
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ISBN: 9781770490307
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Heart and Soul
The Story of Florence Nightingale
Written by Gena K. Gorrell


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $9.99

In Florence Nightingale’s day, if a person was sick – and lucky – he or she was nursed at home with caring family members tending the bedside. Hospitals were horrible places from which few emerged alive. The nurses were often drunks and prostitutes. Doctors had rudimentary skills.

Thus the privileged Nightingale family... Read more >
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Tillie the Terrible Swede
Tillie the Terrible Swede
Written by Sue Stauffacher, Illustrated by Sarah McMenemy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982483
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Tillie the Terrible Swede
How One Woman, a Sewing Needle, and a Bicycle Changed History
Written by Sue Stauffacher
Illustrated by Sarah McMenemy


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2012
Price: $9.99

When Tillie Anderson came to America, all she had was a needle. So she got herself a job in a tailor shop and waited for a dream to find her. One day, a man sped by on a bicycle. She was told "bicycles aren't for ladies," but from then on, Tillie... Read more >
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"Scribbling Women"
"Scribbling Women"
Written by Marthe Jocelyn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770492301
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"Scribbling Women"
True Tales from Astonishing Lives
Written by Marthe Jocelyn


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $10.99

In 1855, Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote to his publisher, complaining about the irritating fad of “scribbling women.” Whether they were written by professionals, by women who simply wanted to connect with others, or by those who wanted to leave a record of their lives, those “scribbles” are fascinating, informative, and instructive.

Margaret Catchpole... Read more >
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"Scribbling Women"
"Scribbling Women"
Written by Marthe Jocelyn
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780887769528
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"Scribbling Women"
True Tales from Astonishing Lives
Written by Marthe Jocelyn


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $19.95

In 1855, Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote to his publisher, complaining about the irritating fad of “scribbling women.” Whether they were written by professionals, by women who simply wanted to connect with others, or by those who wanted to leave a record of their lives, those “scribbles” are fascinating, informative, and instructive.

Margaret Catchpole... Read more >
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What's with My Body?
What's with My Body?
Written by Selene Yeager
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784490
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What's with My Body?
The Girls' Book of Answers to Growing Up, Looking Good, and Feeling Great
Written by Selene Yeager


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2011
Price: $9.99

All About Girls, Puberty, and Growing Up
What preteen or young teen hasn't wondered, "What is up with my body?" even if YOU haven't yet, you will, and that's okay. There really are answers, good answers, to all of your questions.

Inside is reassuring, accurate advice for all preteen and young teen girls... Read more >
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For the Love of Music
For the Love of Music
Written by Elizabeth Rusch, Illustrated by Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463261
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For the Love of Music
The Remarkable Story of Maria Anna Mozart
Written by Elizabeth Rusch
Illustrated by Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $16.99

By the time she was 12, she was considered one of the finest pianists in Europe, but today few people know her name. Maria Mozart, like her famous brother Wolfgang, was a musical prodigy. The talented siblings toured Europe, playing before kings and empresses, were showered with gifts and favors, and... Read more >
Strutting It!
Strutting It!
Written by Jeanne Beker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781770492240
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Strutting It!
The Grit Behind the Glamour
Written by Jeanne Beker


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $17.95

Who wouldn’t want to wear gorgeous clothes, travel the world, hang out with stars, have adoring fans – and get paid a fortune for it? But is that what the life of a model is like?

World-famous fashion guru Jeanne Beker offers a unique insider’s look at the reality behind the... Read more >
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Strutting It!
Strutting It!
Written by Jeanne Beker
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ISBN: 9781770492585
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Strutting It!
The Grit Behind the Glamour
Written by Jeanne Beker


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $10.99

Who wouldn’t want to wear gorgeous clothes, travel the world, hang out with stars, have adoring fans – and get paid a fortune for it? But is that what the life of a model is like?

World-famous fashion guru Jeanne Beker offers a unique insider’s look at the reality behind the... Read more >
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Tillie the Terrible Swede
Tillie the Terrible Swede
Written by Sue Stauffacher, Illustrated by Sarah McMenemy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375844423
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Tillie the Terrible Swede
How One Woman, a Sewing Needle, and a Bicycle Changed History
Written by Sue Stauffacher
Illustrated by Sarah McMenemy


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $17.99

When Tillie Anderson came to America, all she had was a needle. So she got herself a job in a tailor shop and waited for a dream to find her. One day, a man sped by on a bicycle. She was told "bicycles aren't for ladies," but from then on, Tillie... Read more >
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Nothing but Trouble: The Story of Althea Gibson
Nothing but Trouble: The Story of Althea Gibson
Written by Sue Stauffacher, Illustrated by Greg Couch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375865442
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Nothing but Trouble: The Story of Althea Gibson

Written by Sue Stauffacher
Illustrated by Greg Couch


Format: Trade Paperback, 40 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $7.99

Althea is nothing but trouble! Everyone agrees: her mama, her daddy, her teacher, even the policeman. But when Buddy Walker, the play leader on Althea's street in Harlem, watches her play paddle tennis, he sees something more: pure possibility. Buddy buys Althea her very own stringed tennis racket, and before long... Read more >
Wheels of Change
Wheels of Change
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426307614
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Wheels of Change
How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way)
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $18.95

NCSS—Notable Social Studies Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2012

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Finalist YALSA Excellence in Non Fiction for Young Adults

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Amelia Bloomer List

Take a lively look at women's history from aboard a bicycle, which granted females the freedom of mobility and... Read more >
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Wheels of Change
Wheels of Change
Written by Sue Macy
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426307621
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Wheels of Change
How Women Rode the Bicycle to Freedom (With a Few Flat Tires Along the Way)
Written by Sue Macy


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 96 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $27.90

NCSS—Notable Social Studies Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2012

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Finalist YALSA Excellence in Non Fiction for Young Adults

SLJ’s 100 Magnificent Children’s Books of 2011

Amelia Bloomer List

Take a lively look at women's history from aboard a bicycle, which granted females the freedom of mobility and... Read more >
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Getting to Know the Real You
Getting to Know the Real You
Written by Harriet S. Mosatche, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307556356
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Getting to Know the Real You
50 Fun Quizzes Just for Girls
Written by Harriet S. Mosatche, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2010
Price: $9.99

Cool Quizzes & Hot Tips About Growing Up
Talking about life with your friends can be one of the best things about growing up! You laugh and learn and even figure out parts of life you never understood before. You find out about your friends and yourself—who you are, what you like... Read more >
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The Real Life Body Book
The Real Life Body Book
Written by Hope Ricciotti and Monique Doyle Spencer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781587613579
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The Real Life Body Book
A Young Woman's Complete Guide to Health and Wellness
Written by Hope Ricciotti and Monique Doyle Spencer


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: March 30, 2010
Price: $22.00

When you have questions about your health, you want answers from a trustworthy source. In The Real Life Body Book, a Harvard ob-gyn has joined forces with a humor writer to explain the full range of health issues facing young women today. This comprehensive and authoritative guide focuses on whole body...

Read more >
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Slumgirl Dreaming
Slumgirl Dreaming
Written by Rubina Ali, Anne Berthod and Divya Dugar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385739085
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Slumgirl Dreaming
Rubina's Journey to the Stars
Written by Rubina Ali, Anne Berthod and Divya Dugar


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $9.99

My name is Rubina Ali. I don't know when my birthday is, and nor does my father, but I do know that I am nine years old.

Young Rubina is a one-in-a-million star. Plucked from among five hundred slumkids who auditioned for Danny Boyle's multi-Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, she saw her fairy-tale... Read more >
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Slumgirl Dreaming
Slumgirl Dreaming
Written by Rubina Ali, Anne Berthod and Divya Dugar
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375897122
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Slumgirl Dreaming
Rubina's Journey to the Stars
Written by Rubina Ali, Anne Berthod and Divya Dugar


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 8, 2009
Price: $9.99

My name is Rubina Ali. I don't know when my birthday is, and nor does my father, but I do know that I am nine years old.

Young Rubina is a one-in-a-million star. Plucked from among five hundred slumkids who auditioned for Danny Boyle's multi-Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, she saw her fairy-tale... Read more >
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Every Young Woman's Battle
Every Young Woman's Battle
Written by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arterburn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307458001
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Every Young Woman's Battle
Guarding Your Mind, Heart, and Body in a Sex-Saturated World
Written by Shannon Ethridge and Stephen Arterburn


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2009
Price: $15.99

Guys Aren't the Only Ones Fighting a Battle for Purity

The world you live in promotes sex as the answer to just about everything. The pressure to go along with the crowd is greater than ever before, and it's easy to compromise in little ways that are a lot more harmful than... Read more >
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Authentic Beauty, Going Deeper
Authentic Beauty, Going Deeper
Written by Leslie Ludy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307561886
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Authentic Beauty, Going Deeper
A Study Guide for the Set-Apart Young Woman
Written by Leslie Ludy


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2009
Price: $9.99

Experience the Fulfillment of your Feminine Dreams

In a world that mocks our desire for a fairy tale, do we dare long for more? Leslie Ludy offers hope to every young woman who wonders if lasting love can ever be found. In this companion guide to Authentic Beauty, Leslie gives you the... Read more >
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