Book of the month- February

Fantastically Great Women who Ruled the World

 

By Kate Pankhurst

 

 

2018 marks one hundred years since the Act of Parliament which gave some women the right to vote for the first time.  This book, written by a descendent of suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst, explores the lives of some brilliant women who excelled in their fields to make the world a better place.

 

Perfect for curious 6-9 year olds, Fantastically Great Women who Ruled the World is an accessible and fun introduction to the lives of such luminaries as Mary Seacole, Coco Chanel, Jane Austen, Rosa Parks and Anne Frank.  Beautifully illustrated and packed with facts, this book has become a number one best- selling title in childrens' non-fiction.