Because I was a girl : true stories for girls of all ages
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De la Cruz, Melissa, 1971- editor,
Huerta, Dolores, 1930- contributor.
Bartlett, Bonnie, 1929- contributor.
Molina, Gloria, contributor.
Morrison, Susan, contributor.
Published
New York, NY : Henry Holt and Company, [2017].
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
9781250154460, 1250154464
Physical Desc
241 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Status
Teen (2nd Floor) - Teen Nonfiction
Teen 305.4 Bec
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Published
New York, NY : Henry Holt and Company, [2017].
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9781250154460, 1250154464

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The collection includes writings from an impressive array of girls and women who are trailblazers in their fields, including bestselling authors Victoria Aveyard, Libba Bray, and Margaret Stohl; Hollywood heavy-hitters such as Quvenzhane Wallis; renowned chef Katie Button; aerospace and mechanical engineer Emily Calandrelli; and many more.
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Brief writings from an array of girls and women who are trailblazers in their fields, discussing the barriers they've faced, the battles they've fought, and the dreams they've brought to life. The entries are arranged by decade, from Dolores Huerta learning how organizations contribute to the community in the 1920s, to Mattie Johnston explaining that no one every told her she couldn't do anything "because I was a girl" in the 2000s.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

De la Cruz, M., Huerta, D., Bartlett, B., Molina, G., Morrison, S., Davis, W. J., McEvoy, T., Semrud-Clikeman, M., Steinkellner, C., Bowen, B., Zambello, F., Davis, B., Knight, H., Stohl, M., Ponder, A. K., Lorie, J., Adams, K., Bray, L., Falik, A., Soffer, R., Hay, T., Johnston, A., Jaffery, Z., Acevedo, E., Friedman, J., Calandrelli, E., Hawley, J., Houser, J., Miranda, L., Zion, L., Button, K., Aveyard, V., Hanawi, J., Tagouri, N., Walden, T., Wallis, Q., Luna, Z., & Johnston, M. (2017). Because I was a girl: true stories for girls of all ages (First edition.). Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Melissa De la Cruz et al.. 2017. Because I Was a Girl: True Stories for Girls of All Ages. Henry Holt and Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Melissa De la Cruz et al.. Because I Was a Girl: True Stories for Girls of All Ages Henry Holt and Company, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

De la Cruz, Melissa, et al. Because I Was a Girl: True Stories for Girls of All Ages First edition., Henry Holt and Company, 2017.

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