The Little Book of Feminist Saints (Hardcover)
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This inspiring, beautifully illustrated collection honors one hundred exceptional women throughout history and around the world. In this luminous volume, New York Times bestselling writer Julia Pierpont and artist Manjit Thapp match short, vibrant, and surprising biographies with stunning full-color portraits of secular female "saints" champions of strength and progress. These women broke ground, broke ceilings, and broke molds--including Naziq al-Abid - Maya Angelou - Jane Austen - Simone de Beauvoir - Rachel Carson - Catherine the Great - Shirley Chisholm - Marie Curie & Irene Joliot Curie - Amelia Earhart - Anne Frank - Emma Goldman - Frida Kahlo - Helen Keller - Billie Jean King - Madonna - Wilma Mankiller - Golda Meir - Toni Morrison - Michelle Obama - Sandra Day O'Connor - Georgia O'Keeffe - Pussy Riot - Queen Elizabeth I - Corazon Aquino - Sally Ride - Eleanor Roosevelt - Sappho - Elizabeth Cady Stanton - Gloria Steinem - Harriet Tubman - Mae West - Virginia Woolf - Malala Yousafzai Open to any page and find daily inspiration and lasting delight.
About the Author
Julia Pierpont is the author of the New York Times bestseller Among the Ten Thousand Things, winner of the Prix Fitzgerald in France. She is a graduate of Barnard College and the MFA program at New York University. Her writing has appeared in The Guardian, The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, and Guernica. She lives and teaches in New York. Manjit Thapp is an illustrator from the United Kingdom. She graduated with a BA in illustration from Camberwell College of Arts in 2016. Her illustrations combine both traditional and digital media, and her work has been featured by Instagram, Dazed, Vogue India, and Wonderland Magazine.