"Readers will enjoy being in the presence of eight amazing women who demonstrated 'the many ways there are to live a passionate and productive and adventurous life.' (author's note, chronologies, places to visit, photo credits, index) (Nonfiction. 10-15)"
This lively chronicle includes an arctic explorer, a medical supersleuth, a passionate educator, an intrepid reporter and an enslaved woman who walked from Mississippi to freedom in California.
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