“Little Leaders”: visionary women around the world by Vashti Harrison

From the New York Times bestselling creator of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow up. Celebrating the lives of inspirational women around the world.

Featuring the true stories of 40 inspirational women creators – from writers to inventors, artists to scientists – this book is as inspirational as it is educational. Readers will meet trailblazing women. Such as revolutionary architect, Zaha Hadid, actor/inventor Hedy Lamarr, environmental activist Wangari Maathai, modernist painter and animator Mary Blair and physicist Chien-Shiung Wu. Some names will be familiar. Some will not. But all these women had a lasting impact on their fields.