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A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women's Rights

This book is about Belva Lockwood
Immerse yourself in the inspiring journey of Belva Lockwood, a pioneering advocate for women's rights, in "A Lady Has the Floor: Belva Lockwood Speaks Out for Women's Rights." Published on January 30, 2018, this award-winning nonfiction picture book biography brings to life the first woman lawyer to argue in front of the U.S. Supreme Court. Designed for elementary-school readers, this narrative delves into Lockwood's relentless fight for gender equality and voting rights. From challenging societal norms in the classroom to running for President of the United States, Lockwood's relentless spirit is vividly captured through Kate Hannigan's compelling prose and Alison Jay's evocative illustrations. This book not only educates but also empowers young readers to think about how they, like Lockwood, can contribute to the ongoing dialogue about equality and justice in society.
Published by Calkins Creek on January 30, 2018
32 pages
ISBN: 9781629794532
Best for readers in Elementary School
This book provides valuable insights into Gender Equality and Political Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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