Women Win the Vote!: 19 for the 19th Amendment (Hardcover)
A bold new collection showcasing the trailblazing individuals who fought for women’s suffrage, honoring the Nineteenth Amendment’s centennial anniversary.
Women Win the Vote! maps the road to the Nineteenth Amendment through compact, readable biographies of nineteen women who helped pave the way. From early feminist activist Lucretia Mott to radical twentieth century suffragist Alice Paul, this vibrant collection profiles both iconic figures like Sojourner Truth and those who may be less well-known, like Mary Ann Shadd Cary.
Vividly illustrated with an eye-catching design, Women Win the Vote! celebrates the 100th anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment and the intrepid individuals who broke through barriers and upended tradition to fight for gender equality and the empowerment of future generations.
About the Author
Nancy B. Kennedy lives in New Jersey with her family. “The suffrage fight is long and complex—but focusing on the people involved makes it understandable and exciting,” she says. “I feel privileged to be a part of it.”
The rousing spirit of Kennedy’s writing and Dockrill’s poster-like photo collages shine.
The minibiographies serve as succinct and interesting catalysts for readers to learn more about these and other women.