Kate Sheppard : Leading The Way For Women - Maria Gill & Marco Ivancic
Many women marched, but one led the way...
It’s 125 years since New Zealand became the first country in the world to give women the vote. This accessible story for children is written as historical fiction, telling of Kate Sheppard’s life journey and her struggle to advance the cause of women’s surage.
Book features :
- The winners of the 2016 NZ children’s supreme award—the Margaret Mahy Book of the Year—have teamed up again to produce this stunning book.
- Ivan?i?’s superb illustrations glow on the page and bring the past to life.
- Gill includes a world timeline of women’s surage in the back of the book, as well as a some fascinating facts about women’s rights (or lack of) around the world, from the past to the present day.