by Chelsea Clinton (Author), Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator)
In early 2017, Senator Elizabeth Warren's refusal to be silenced in the Senate inspired a celebration of women who persevered in the face of adversity. Here, Clinton celebrates 13 American women who shaped our country through their tenacity, sometimes through speaking out, sometimes by staying seated, sometimes by captivating an audience
She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Chelsea Clinton is the author of It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going! and, with Devi Sridhar, Governing Global Health: Who Runs the World and Why? She is also the Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation, where she works on many initiatives including those that help to empower the next generation of leaders. She lives in New York City with her husband, Marc, their daughter, Charlotte, their son, Aidan, and their dog, Soren.
Alexandra Boiger has illustrated nearly twenty picture books, including the popular Tallulah series by Marilyn Singer and the Max and Marla books, which she also wrote. Originally from Munich, Germany, she now lives outside of San Francisco, California, with her husband, Andrea, daughter, Vanessa, and two cats, Luiso and Winter.
Publisher: Philomel Books
Pub Date: May 30, 2017
Target Age Group: 04 to 08
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Girls & Women
- Biography & Autobiography
- History | General
- United States -Women