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Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World

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Meet the little leaders. They're brave. They're bold. They changed the world.

Did you know that WIFI was invented by a glamorous Hollywood star?
Or that the first computer programmer was a woman born in 1816?

These amazing little leaders have changed the world, all because they were talented, clever, and above all, determined.

In the follow up to her beloved debut Little Lea
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Published November 6th 2018 by Puffin
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Rebecca
Dec 08, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book is so beautiful, in so many ways. The author has adorable illustrations on every page, and the mini biographies of these amazing women are just enough to pique your curiosity. Thankfully, she's added lots of different kind of resources at the back - I found myself looking in to quite a few of these remarkable stories. HIGHLY recommend for females of all ages - Inspirational.
Cort
Jan 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Mini Me Rating & Review: “It’s really good if you want to learn about some amazing women in history.”
Lenoire
Nov 10, 2018 rated it really liked it
This beautifully illustrated book features true stories of 40 women creators all over the world. The women featured ranges from inventors, artists, scientists, and writers who inspire and educates people. The book includes the famous architect Zaha Hadid, actor Hedy Lamar, physicist Chien-Shiung Wu, and many others.

The book was artistically done and written beautifully. I found the book to be inspiring and enjoyable to read. However, I found the book to focus a lot on women who had an impact on
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KC
This is the follow up to Little Dreamers: Bold Women in Black History. An excellent collection for young readers to get inspired by learning about incredible women from all over the world
Ariel Jensen
Nov 27, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Absolutely wonderful. Straightforward, interesting, educational. A tiny book filled with unbelievable and remarkable stories. Each mini-biography is accompanied by an adorable illustrated portrait. Inspiring in every way.
LynnDee (The Library Lush)
A cute children's non-fiction read featuring an inclusive listing of visionary women from around the world. The short bios will entice readers to learn more about these trailblazing women.
Lindsi (Do You Dog-ear?)
I received an ARC from the publisher in exchange for an honest review. My thoughts and opinions are my own. Any quotes I use are from an unpublished copy and may not reflect the finished product.

Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World was beautifully written with amazing illustrations! It was only after starting this post that I realized all of the women have their eyes closed. I wonder if there's a reason or significance for that? Regardless, the illustrations really complemented the
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Mary Bronson
I thought this book was so cute! I really enjoyed reading small samples of the stories each women had to tell. I loved how this focused on women in math, science, dance, and art. I think it is important for young girls to start believing in themselves and reach for their biggest dreams. When I read this I kept thinking about my two young nieces (5 and 4) and their personalities and their dreams and passions well for this moment. I also love how we have women from all around the world and from di ...more
Esperanza
Jan 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A perfect companion piece to her first book, "Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History." The book is full of the stories of women around the world, whose contributions include art, math, science, astronomy, dance, costume design, computer programming, space exploration and more. I had not heard of many of the women included in this book; yet the contributions of the women in this book make the world what it is today.
Sara Lenahan
This book shines a light on women who may not be known for their contributions to the world. Highlighting the importance of women in society encourages other little leaders do that same thing! This book explores women or all color.
It's so important to teach young people about the less acknowledged, females who had an impact on the way we live our everyday lives! the illustrations are kid friendly and colorful. The sentences are short and make these people accessible to the really young.
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Sara
Wonderful! I met so many new and incredible women whose contributions to history, art, and science were previously unknown to me. Thank you Vashti Harrison for these beautiful and concise biographies that teach so much!
Lynn  Davidson
Nov 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
A richly illustrated beautiful book highlighting women who have made their mark in the world in big ways. The book features 36 full page biographies and 18 half page biographies. Very child friendly and easy to read.
Jocelin
Nov 19, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Another excellent entry in this series. Easy to read and incredibly informative about the women that contributed to their perspective fields. Bravo, Ms. Harrison!
LRL
Jan 02, 2019 rated it really liked it
Great short motivational stories about incredible women.
Sarah
Nov 10, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I love this follow up to Little Leaders. The artwork is beautiful and I really like that the people selected go beyond the typical ones found in this kind of book.
Michelle
Dec 26, 2018 rated it it was amazing
Breathtakingly beautiful and utterly inspirational!
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A collection of mini-biographies featuring "visionary women around the world" that will introduce readers to some new and some familiar faces but all incredible fierce females.
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