“Thank you for being leaders, thank you for being brave, thank you for being bold”
“Meet The Little Leaders. They’re Brave. They’re Bold. They Changed The World.”
A collection of true stories featuring forty trailblazing black women, important figures in the worlds history. This is the first book in the hugely popular Little Leaders series by Vashti Harrison that introduces young folk (and their parents / carers) to inspirational figures past and present. This first edition focus’s on both iconic and lesser-known female figures of black history including sprinter Florence Joyce (set a world record in 1988 Olympics that still holds today) Katherine Johnson and Shirley Bassey.
40 women have a page dedicated to them, with a further 12 featuring at the back of the book with smaller descriptions, a great resource for kids to be introduced to the lives of these amazing women.