A black woman did that

by Adero, Malaika, 1957-

Format: Print Book 2019
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Summary
A Black Woman Did That! spotlights vibrant, inspiring Black women whose accomplishments have changed the world for the better.

A Black Woman Did That! is a celebration of strong, resilient, innovative, and inspiring women of color. Through vibrant illustrations and engaging storytelling, author Malaika Adero spotlights well-known historical figures including Ida B. Wells, Madam CJ Walker, Mae Jemison, and Shirley Chisholm, as well as contemporary stars including Stacey Abrams, Jesmyn Ward, Ava DuVernay, and Amy Sherald.

Readers will recognize some names in the book, but will also be introduced to many important Black women who have changed history or who are reshaping the cultural landscape. They'll learn:
*how Barbara Harris became the first female bishop of the Episcopal Church
*how Misty Copeland became the first Black principal dancer of the American Ballet Theater
*how the work and inventions of Dr. Patricia Bath have saved or restored the eyesight of people around the world
*how Shirley Chisolm changed the face of politics in America
*how Glory Edim has turned her passion for reading into a thriving online community
*and much more!
Contents
Jesmyn Ward
Stacey Abrams
Misty Copeland
Alice Coltrane
Madam C.J. Walker
Patricia Bath
Lorraine Hansberry
Mo'ne Davis
Harriet Tubman
Debbie Allen
Angela Davis
Meghan Markle
Barbara Harris
Ava DuVernay
Xenobia Bailey
Bethann Hardison
Alice Walker
Serena Williams
Coretta Scott King
Whoopi Goldberg
Hadiyah-Nicole Green
Amy Sherald
Mary Fields
Cathy Hughes
Mae Jemison
Nina Simone
Ida B. Wells
Zora Neale Hurston
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
Shirley Franklin
Oprah Winfrey
Shirley Chisholm
Bessie Coleman
Gwendolyn Brooks
Faith Ringgold
Michelle Obama
Glory Edim
Abbey Lincoln
Shonda Rhimes
Shirley Ann Jackson
Simone Biles
Ella Baker.

Additional Information
Subjects African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- History -- Anecdotes -- Juvenile literature.
Heroes -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography.
African Americans -- History.
Heroes -- Biography.
Biographies.
Publisher New York :2019
Contributors Timothy, ChanteĢ, illustrator.
Language English
Notes "42 boundary-breaking, bar-raising, world-changing women"--Cover.
Description 160 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographic references (page 160).
ISBN 9781941367513
1941367518
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