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Her Lost Words: A Novel of Mary Wollstonecraft and Mary Shelley

This book is about Mary Wollstonecraft
Immerse yourself in the revolutionary lives of Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter Mary Shelley in "Her Lost Words," a compelling narrative that weaves together the threads of gender equality, racial justice, and educational equity. Published on March 28, 2023, this novel by Stephanie Marie Thornton skillfully portrays the journey of Wollstonecraft, a pioneering advocate for women's rights, through the perilous times of 1792 England and revolutionary France. Her struggles and beliefs are vividly brought to life, from her radical writings in "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman" to her tumultuous personal life that challenges her notions of romance and marriage. Meanwhile, her daughter, Mary Shelley, haunted by the legacy of a mother she never knew, embarks on her own path of discovery and creation, culminating in the iconic "Frankenstein." Ideal for high school readers, this book not only delves into the personal histories of these remarkable women but also prompts a deeper reflection on how their contributions continue to influence our world today. Engage with "Her Lost Words" to explore the powerful impact of language and legacy across generations.
Published by Berkley on March 28, 2023
448 pages
ISBN: 9780593198421
Best for readers in High School
This book provides valuable insights into Education EquityGender Equality, and Racial Justice, highlighting key issues and advancements within these areas

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