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Rebel girls celebrate pride : 25 tales of self-love and community / text by Alexis Stratton, Jestine Ware, Shadae Mallory ; foreword by Elena Favilli.

Stratton, Alexis, (author.). Ware, Jestine, (author.). Mallory, Shadae, (author.). Favilli, Elena, (writer of foreword.). Rebel Girls, (publisher.).

Summary:
"This collection features 25 inspiring tales of proud members of the LGBTQIA+ community. Read about how these women, girls, and nonbinary people broke down barriers, honored their identities, and lived authentically no matter what anyone else said. Find your voice with Janelle Monae. Play for equality with Billie Jean King. Protect your community with Marcia P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera. And organize joyful celebrations with Dr. Lady Phyll and Molly Pinta. With a foreword by Elena Favilli, this book pairs inspiring, easy-to-read text with colorful full-page portraits created by female and nonbinary artists from all around the world. Plus, scannable codes let you listen to longer stories on the Rebel Girls app!"-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781953424280
  • ISBN: 1953424287
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Larkspur, CA : Rebel Girls, [2023]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword -- Alana Smith, skateboarder -- Alok Vaid-Menon, writer and performance artist -- Belle Brockhoff, snowboarder -- Billie Jean King, tennis player -- Clara Barker, material scientist -- Darcie Little Badger, Earth scientist and writer -- Fiore De Henriquez, sculptor -- Fischer Wells, student athlete and activist -- Hannah Gadsby, comedian -- Ireen Wüst, speed skater -- Janelle Monáe, singer, songwriter, actor, and author -- Lauren Esposito, arachnologist -- Lavern Cox, actor and activist -- Marsha P. Johnson & Sylvia Rivera, activists -- Menaka Guruswamy & Arundhati Katju, lawyers -- Moji & Margaret Solar-Wilson, entrepreneurs -- Molly Pinta, activist -- Patricia Campos Doménech, naval aviator and soccer coach -- Patricia Velásquez, actor and model -- Phyll Opoku-Gyimah, activist -- Quinn, soccer player -- Sherenté, dancer and activist -- Theresa Goh, paralympic swimmer -- Will Larkins, activist -- X González, activist --
Subject: Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Sexual minorities > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Gender-nonconforming people > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Sexual minorities.
Lesbians.
Women.
Genre: Biographies.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Adams County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Littlestown Library J305.4 STR (Text)
Grant: This book was purchased courtesy of the Bernard, Mary, and Richard Selby Family Memorial Fund at Adams County Community Foundation
35740636013526 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked Out 03/22/2024


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