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Canadian girls who rocked the world

by Tanya Lloyd Kyi

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Whitecap Books in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Teenage girls -- Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Teenage girls -- Canada -- Attitudes -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Women -- Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Women -- Biography.,
    • Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Canada -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementTanya Lloyd ; illustrations by Joanna Clark.
      GenreBiography, Juvenile literature., Biography.
      ContributionsClark, Joanna, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT3207 .K95 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p. :
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3648799M
      ISBN 101552852032
      LC Control Number2002489902
      OCLC/WorldCa46628651

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Canadian Girls Who Rocked the World tells the stories of Canadian girls who won Olympic medals, discovered dinosaurs, explored their country or shaped its history -- all while still in their teens.

Amelie Welden started working on the first version of Girls Who Rocked the World as a college student in Portland, Oregon. More recently, she returned to her interest in writing and received an MFA in creative writing from the University of North Carolina at by: 1.

Girls Who Rocked the World is a collection of short biographies of women such as Harriet Tubman, Hatshepsut, Joan of Arc, Sacagawea, Mary Anning, and Anne Frank, whose actions as teenagers shaped their country and in some cases, history/5.

She lives in Portland, Oregon, with her husband, two world-rocking kids, and their brilliant cats, Horace and Percy.

Amelie Welden started working on the first version of Girls Who Rocked the World as a college student in Portland, Oregon/5(). Canadian Girls Who Rocked the World.

[Revised and Expanded Edition]. Tanya Lloyd Kyi. Illustrated by Tom Bagley. North Vancouver, BC: Walrus/Whitecap Books, pp., pbk., $ ISBN Subject Headings: Teenage girls-Canada-Biography-Juvenile literature. Teenage girls-Canada-Attitudes-Juvenile literature.

Canadian Girls Who Rocked the World. Tanya Lloyd. Illustrated by Joanna Clark. Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books, Girls Who Rocked the World.

Author: Michelle Roehm McCann and Amelie Welden. Here's a list of some of our favourite non-fiction books with inspiring heroines for older girls and young teens. Celebrating inspirational women. Whether it's International Women's Day or not, it's always worth pointing out and celebrating the – often forgotten.

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Girls Who Rocked the World. Publisher: Simon and Schuster. This fun and fascinating collection celebrates women who left their mark on history before the age of Alongside more well-known figures such as Joan of Arc and Florence Nightingale are the stories of remarkable women whose achievements definitely deserve greater recognition.

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Our choice, Canadian Girls Who Rocked the World features some of the best female role models Canada has to offer. The revised and expanded version of this bestselling book contains more stories than ever – all written in an engaging style that will appeal to even the most reluctant readers.

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Unless she has only lived in the downtown core in any Canadian city, chances are she’s had to commute or deal with distance with a significant other.

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Mary Malcolmson organized the first Canadian Girl Guides Company to be officially registered in St.

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