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Nonfiction Ages 9-12
Pages: 120
Themes: Writing, history, women's issues
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pub Date: 01/Sep/2006
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Part of Second Story Press' acclaimed Women’s Hall of Fame series—Remarkable Women Writers profiles ten women wordsmiths who made history in their own uniquely creative ways. From L.M. Montgomery and George Eliot to Margaret Atwood and J.K. Rowling, Ball covers a wide range of both time periods and styles. Remarkable Women Writers will inspire young writers to pick up a pen or sit down at a keyboard and put their experiences into words.

Cherry Creek School District (Colorado)
Students looking for basic information for reports or for general interest will find this very useful.
Wrapped in Foil blog
Do you know a child who wants to be a writer and/or has a writing talent that should be nurtured? Remarkable Women Writers by Heather Ball is a wonderful examination of the lives of ten women writers that may be just the powerful encouragement he or she needs.
CM Magazine
The book will serve as an interesting and useful source for assignments about women writers.

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