The stories of Rosa Parks, Helen Keller and her teacher Anne Sullivan, and Florence Nightingale told in verse form. What a clever idea. With strong female characters, the perennial problems of racism and the current focus on health, Remarkable Women in Verse couldn’t be more timely or relevant to today’s society.
History is filled with stories of people who have gone against established norms to change the course of the future. Four such women are featured in this brief, poetry-rich narrative that tells of both their lives and the influences they had on the world.
There have been some very remarkable people throughout history that have helped shape the world that we live in today... Remarkable Women in Verse is a book aimed at 9-12-year-olds that tells the story of each of these remarkable women in a fun, informative way that also helps you retain the information through the catchy rhyming verse.