I was very pleased with the quality of the book and detail provided about each of the historical women included in the coloring book which I purchased for my granddaughter. She loves to learn and to color, and this was an ideal gift for her.
A variety of nationalities, careers and colours are who you will find in this book. The ten featured women are as follows:
Mildred Dresselhaus * Hellen Keller * Dorothy Dandridge * Mae Carol Jemison * Mary Seacole * Hedy Lamarr * Nellie Bly * Ellizabeth Jennings Graham * Vera Laska * Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
The purpose of this book is to ensure we do not forget those that have gone before us. History, which in this instance is women's lives, has a LOT to tell us and much we can learn from it. Each lady's colouring page is accompanied by a brief biography, fun fact and notable quote. You will find a scientist, journalist, actress, astronaut and more in these pages.Whilst definitely written for all ages I would forewarn interested parents that Hedy Lamarr went from being a nude actress to an inventor of an improved traffic stoplight, the former being talked about in her biography.
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