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0786851423 03 02 0786851422 03 9780786851423 15 9780786851423 14 09780786851423 01 BB <b202>01</b202> <b203>Elizabeth Started All the Trouble</b203> 15 9780786851423 1 A01 Doreen Rappaport Rappaport, Doreen Doreen Rappaport 2 A12 Matt Faulkner Faulkner, Matt Matt Faulkner 01 eng 40 JUV016110 10 JUV014000 10 JUV004020 02 11 03 1 04 3 18 03 6 04 8 01 She couldn't go to college.

She couldn't become a politician.

She couldn't even vote.

But Elizabeth Cady Stanton didn't let that stop her.

She called on women across the nation to stand together and demand to be treated as equal to men-and that included the right to vote. It took nearly seventy-five years and generations of women fighting for their rights through words, through action, and through pure determination . . . for things to slowly begin to change.

With the help of these trailblazers' own words, Doreen Rappaport's engaging text, brought to life by Matt Faulkner's vibrant illustrations, shows readers just how far this revolution has come, and inspires them to keep it going!

Select praise for Doreen Rappaport:
Martin's Big Words
* 2002 Caldecott Honor Book
* 2002 Coretta Scott King Honor Book
* Child Magazine Best Book of 2001
* New York Times Book Review Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2001

* "A stunning, reverent tribute."
-School Library Journal, starred review

Abe's Honest Words
* "Exceptional art, along with Rappaport's and Lincoln's words, makes this a fine celebration of a man who needs little introduction."
-Booklist, starred review
Eleanor, Quiet No More
* "Once again Rappaport celebrates a noble, heroic life in powerful, succinct prose, with prominent, well-chosen, and judiciously placed quotes that both instruct and inspire...Celebrate women in history and in politics with this picture-book life."
-School Library Journal, starred review
Helen's Big World
* "Stirring and awe-inspiring."
-The Horn Book, starred review

To Dare Mighty Things
* "[T]his lavish picture-book biography deftly captures the legendary man's bold, exuberant nature. . . . A truly inspiring tribute to a seemingly larger-than-life U.S. president."
-Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* "Theodore Roosevelt's big ideas and big personality come together in this splendid picture-book biography."
-Booklist, starred review

* "Concisely written and yet poetic, this is a first purchase for every library."
-School Library Journal, starred review
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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Women's rights -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Suffragists -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Women social reformers -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Stanton, Elizabeth Cady, -- 1815-1902 -- Juvenile literature.