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VASHTI HARRISON at Books Inc. Alameda

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New York Times-bestselling author & illustrator Vashti Harrison joins us at Books Inc. in Alameda in celebration of her charming new work of non-fiction for kids, Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World. (Ages 8+)

The instant New York Times bestseller! 
From the author of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow-up, a beautifully illustrated collectible detailing the lives of women creators around the world.

Featuring the true stories of 35 women creators, ranging from writers to inventors, artists to scientists, Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World inspires as it educates. Readers will meet trailblazing women like Mary Blair, an American modernist painter who had a major influence on how color was used in early animated films, actor/inventor Hedy Lamarr, environmental activist Wangari Maathai, architect Zaha Hadid, filmmaker Maya Deren, and physicist Chien-Shiung Wu. Some names are known, some are not, but all of the women had a lasting effect on the fields they worked in.

The charming, information-filled full-color spreads show the Dreamers as both accessible and aspirational so readers know they, too, can grow up to do something amazing.

Event date: 
Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 11:00am
Event address: 
Books Inc.
1344 Park St
Alameda, CA 94102
Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World (Vashti Harrison) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316475174
Availability: In Stock Now - Click Title to See Store Inventory. Books must show IN STOCK at your desired location for same day pick-up.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 6th, 2018