Because I Was A Girl: True Stories for Girls of All Ages Read Online Free - Whether they're young or old, household names or behind-the-scenes players, so many women have incredible stories to tell. And now is their chance.
Edited by bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz, Because I Was a Girl is a collection of anecdotes from girls and women, ages 10 to 80, about the barriers they've faced—and the dreams they've made come true. Featuring a who's who of successful women in the arts, finance, politics, and more, this book is a must-have gift for girls and young women everywhere. It's perfect for fans of Rad American Women A-Z and includes more than thirty stories by Victoria Aveyard, Libba Bray, Margaret Stohl, Stacey Snider (co-chairman of 20th Century Fox), Quvenzhane Wallis, and many more.
|Title||:||Because I Was A Girl: True Stories for Girls of All Ages|
|Number of Pages||:||240 pages|
October 28, 2017
Because I was a girl, I’m willing to prove that females are equal to males,
November 12, 2017
I expected more from this collection of true stories about being a girl in both its positive and negative sense as these women profiled were growing up. The quotes pulled out from the stories in the black background with blue font was a fantastic addition and the portrait before the story of the...
October 31, 2017
So many wonderful ladies in our world. great role models for on kiddos today
November 06, 2017
This was a great book filled with remarkable stories by women of the sights and disadvantages they experienced as a result of their gender. Some of them were just okay, but many of them were interesting and uplifting. Good book to read if you need to feel empowered.
November 03, 2017
YES. Girl power. Love love love it &i all these amazing women who have done so much. Feminism for the win
October 24, 2017
This book popped up as a popular one being checked out at our local library. So I hopped in the virtual queue and waited. It wasn't until I had 3 days left on my 21 day loan that I started reading.
I finished it 48 hours later.
I was surprised by how many moments echoed my own experience. Walk in...
October 30, 2017
So inspiring! We have come so far... I just hope we aren't going backwards now.
January 19, 2018
Can't wait to read this! And not just because my face is on the cover ;) UPDATE: I finally received my copy for free since I submitted a photo for the cover. All three of my photos were picked which is pretty neat. But anyway onto the book itself. This is a great book for girls and women. This bo...
October 09, 2017
I loved this book! True stories of women throughout history and in present day. They are inspirational and I highly suggest you google some of them to get more of their accomplishments. I love knowing that sometimes they faced obstacles and overcame and sometimes they moved on because life isn’t...
January 18, 2018
This anthology of autobiographical short stories was a pleasant surprise. Honestly, I wasn't sure if this would be as inclusive as I wanted it to be. Thankfully—for the most part—I was proven wrong. I really appreciated how the anthology itself was set up. there were women and girls telling their...