Amelia to Zora: Twenty-Six Women Who Changed the World (Paperback)

By Cynthia Chin-Lee, Megan Halsey (Illustrator), Sean Addy (Illustrator)
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Twenty-six amazing women; twenty-six amazing stories. From Amelia Earhart, pilot and adventurer, to Zora Neal Hurston, writer and anthropologist, learn about the hardships and triumphs that inspired each woman to change the world around her. Detailed collages and illustrations draw from various events in the women's lives.

About the Author


CYNTHIA CHIN-LEE is the author of three other children's books, including "A is for Asia (Orchard Books), named one of the "Best 100 American Children's Books of the Century" by "Ruminator Review. She lives in Palo Alto, California.

Megan Halsey has illustrated more than 40 books for children, several of which she also authored. Her editorial art has appeared in magazines and on book jackets. A former Pratt Institute professor, she now teaches at Moore College of Art & Design in Philadelphia and in the graduate program at Marywood University in Scranton, Pa. Megan lives in Lansdowne, Pa.

Sean Addy has illustrated a number of children ?Ts books, both on his own and in collaboration with artist Megan Halsey. He lives and works in Port Jervis, New York.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781570915239
ISBN-10: 1570915237
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing
Publication Date: July 2008
Pages: 32
Language: English