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Nonfiction Ages 9-12
Pages: 120
Themes: Biography, artists
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pub Date: 01/Sep/2007
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Discover the lives of women artists from the 16th century to the present day, such as the early feminist Artemisia Gentileschi, the adventurous Emily Carr, the flamboyant Frida Kahlo, and the brilliant Georgia O’Keeffe.

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"Heather Ball has written an engaging and infomative book, focussing on women artists as diverse as Elizabeth Catlett, Georgia O'Keefe and Kenojuak Ashevak; artists who challenged stereotypes and society's expectations."
The Record, Waterloo
These 10 women forged their own paths, fending off struggles to be true to themselves and the art they created.
Canadian Teacher Magazine
Each well-researched profile entices the reader to learn more about the intriguing woman, her life and her work.


Amelia Bloomer List  | 2009 | Commended

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