A modern humorous text for young adults, women, and young women. Short biographies of a wide range of potential aspirational role models are designed to inspire women to achieve in non-traditional occupations. Examples include politicians, comedians, suffragettes, poets, engineers, inventors, musicians, architects, academics, pirates and writers.
This uplifting illustrated collection warmly celebrates inspirational women from comedians to global campaigners. Entertaining descriptions of remarkable and ground-breaking achievements explain how these women have made particularly significant contributions. Admirable personal qualities form the theme of each biographical chapter: strong, inventive, cooperative, genuine and determined.