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Kershaw - Camden Library J 270.092 RED (Text) 33255003631497 Juvenile Non-Fiction Checked out 11/12/2020

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  • ISBN: 9780736977340
  • ISBN: 0736977341
  • Physical Description: print
    109 pages, 1 unnumbered page : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Eugene, Oregon : Harvest Kids, Harvest House Publishers, [2020]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-110).
Formatted Contents Note: Cornelia "Corrie" ten Boom -- Pandita Ramabai -- Elizabeth Greene -- Ruby Bridges Hall -- Hannah More -- Gabrielle "Gabby" Douglas -- Amy Carmichael -- Sabina Wurmbrand -- Harriet Ross Tubman -- Lydia Darragh -- Ni Kwei-Tseng Soong -- Phillis Wheatley -- Catherine Booth -- Tamika Catchings Smith -- Mahalia Jackson -- Fanny Crosby -- Catherine of Siena -- Dorothy Day -- Josephine Butler -- Rosa Parks -- Anne Bradstreet -- Bethany Hamilton -- Christine Caine -- Amanda Smith -- Jane Austen -- Jeanette Li -- Harriet Beecher Stowe -- Florence Nightingale -- Jennifer Wiseman -- Pocahontas -- Joni Eareckson Tada -- Madeleine L'Engle -- Narcissa Whitman -- Nancy Pearcey -- Ida Lewis -- Condoleezza Rice -- Betty Olsen -- Mother Teresa -- Clara Barton -- Susan B. Anthony -- Katherine G. Johnson -- Elizabeth Blackwell -- Joan of Arc -- Flannery O'Connor -- Mary Stone (Shi Meiyu) -- Wilma Rudolph -- Elisabeth Elliot -- Corazon Aquino -- Katharina von Bora -- Sojourner Truth.
Summary, etc.: "Meet women who have used their God-given talents to live out their faith to the fullest. They come from a variety of backgrounds, eras, and ethnicities, but each one has answered the Lord's call on their life in bold and innovative ways. Children of all ages will be inspired by the stories of Corrie ten Boom--activist, author, and Holocaust survivor ; Laurie Hernandez--gymnast who won both gold and silver medals in her sport ; Florence Nightingale--health care reformer ; Madeline L'Engle--author of children's literature ; Mother Teresa--missionary and winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. These and the 45 other female spiritual role models featured in this book have made a profound impact on the world around them, and in many cases changed the course of history. Strong, smart, and sometimes outspoken, these women are tremendous examples of God's love in action. These inspiring profiles will captivate kids' imaginations and encourage them to discover their own gifts and how they can use them to glorify God"--
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-11.
Subject: Christian women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Women in Christianity -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Christian women -- Biography
Women in Christianity -- Biography
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Shirley Raye Redmond is an award-winning writer and newspaper columnist. Her book Patriots in Petticoats: Heroines of the American Revolution was named one of the best children&;s books of 2004 by the Bank Street College of Education in New York. She is also a part-time instructor for the Institute of Children&;s Literature, a sought-after workshop speaker, and a member of the Society of Children&;s Book Writers and Illustrators.

Katya Longhi was born in a small town in southern Italy and studied at the Art Academy in Florence and the Nemo NT Academy of Digital Arts. In her spare time, Katya loves to read fairy tales and collect snow globes. She currently works as a freelance illustrator based in Vercelli and has shown her art in numerous exhibitions throughout Italy.
 

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