Muslim Girls Rise: Inspirational Champions of Our Time
This gorgeous nonfiction picture book introduces readers to nineteen powerhouse Muslim women who rose up and made their voices heard.
Long ago, Muslim women rode into battle to defend their dreams. They opened doors to the worlds oldest library. They ruled, started movements, and spread knowledge.
Today, Muslim women continue to make history.
Once upon a time, they were children with dreams, just like you.
Discover the true stories of nineteen unstoppable Muslim women of the twenty-first century who have risen above challenges, doubts, and sometimes outright hostility to blaze trails in a wide range of fields. Whether it was the culinary arts, fashion, sports, government, science, entertainment, education, or activism, these women never took no for an answer or allowed themselves to be silenced. Instead, they worked to rise above and not only achieve their dreams, but become influential leaders.
Through short, information-rich biographies and vibrant illustrations, Muslim Girls Rise introduces young readers to the diverse and important contributions Muslim women have made, and role models they may never have heard of before, but whose stories they will never forget.
|Lexile ® Measure||860L|
|Product Type||Hardcover Books|
|Book Type||Picture Books|
|Additional Contributor||Aaliya Jaleel|
|Primary Contributor||Saira Mir|
|Age Groups||Ages 7 to 9|
|Publisher||Simon & Schuster, Inc.|