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Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

Author: Elena Favilli
Series: Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
$40.00(NZD)  inc GST
Description

The beloved New York Times bestsellers and Kickstarter crowdfunding sensations are available on audio for the first time, read by a star-studded fierce female cast including Alicia Keys, Ashley Judd, Danai Gurira, Esperanza Spalding, Janeane Garofalo, Mozhan Marn , Phillipa Soo, Rowan Blanchard, and Samira Wiley


 


Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, Books 1-2 is packed with 200 bedtime stories about the lives of extraordinary women from the past and present, from Elizabeth I to Beyonc . Painters, scientists, dancers, chefs, astronauts, jazz singers, pharaohs, boxers, writers, political leaders...from every corner of the globe Each short biography is written in the style of a fairy tale, filling listeners with wonder and with a burning curiosity to know more about each hero.

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, Books 1-2 will inspire young girls (and their mothers, their aunts, their cousins...) to be confident, to dream big, to cultivate their strength. Trade in princesses for presidents. Swap out Cinderella for Cleopatra tonight.

Includes a PDF of two written exercises: "Write Your Story" & "Draw Your Portrait"

Reviews

'The all-female team behind a pioneering new book called Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls are confronting the tired, patriarchal narrative head-on. It sets out to challenge gender stereotypes and inspire young girls to aim high in their career goals ... The book was launched via a stratospheric Kickstarter campaign that drew worldwide attention.' --Daily Mail

'You have to buy it for the little ones in your lives, but you also need a copy for your grown-up bookshelf... There is serious girl power between the covers of this book.' --Bustle

'A must-have for the nightstand of every girl or young woman you know.' -- Geri Stengel Forbes

'The feminist bedtime story book you'll wish you had growing up.' --Stylist

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780141986005
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Particular Books
  • : March 2017
  • : 241mm X 177mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Elena Favilli
  • : Various
  • : English
  • : Children's - Grade 2-3, Age 7-8
  • : 224