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Girl Leader

Book #4 of Generation Girl
Illustrated by Georgia Rucker
Published by Downtown Bookworks
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

Meet 40 female political leaders from around the world and throughout history who have used (or are using!) their power to help people and make the world a better place.

The woman senators, governors, presidents, prime ministers, queens, and empresses profiled in this collection are strong, capable, and committed to public service—and full of incredible stories that will inspire and energize the leaders of tomorrow.

GIRL LEADER tells the tales of 40 unstoppable women—from Elizabeth I to Elizabeth Warren, Cleopatra to Corazon Aquino, Tammy Duckworth to Jacinda Ahern, and many more. Readers will learn about how they came to power, what they accomplished, and the unique challenges they faced as women in politics. Through their stories, readers will pick up tools that will serve them well in leadership—and in life!



Generation Girl books celebrate game-changing women. They are filled with profiles of amazing women who’ve been there, done that, and learned some valuable lessons along the way. Readers will be inspired by their stories, learn from their struggles and successes, and pick up some useful tools so that they too can change the world. Other Generation Girl books include: Girl CEO, Girl Activist, and Girl Genius.

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About The Illustrator

Georgia Rucker has illustrated many books including the Generation Girl series (Girl CEO, Girl Activist, Girl Genius, and Girl Athlete). She also illustrated the board books My Favorite Shoes, and My Favorite Purse, and the Allegra Biscotti middle grade series. Her doodles can be found in many of the books she also designs from her office in Madison, Wisconsin.

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