Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

Listen up! You may not have heard about it (though we really hope you have), but black women have done a shedload of amazing things. Now this gorgeous illustrated book takes you on a journey to meet several of those trailblazing heroines. Nurse Mary Seacole. Singer Shirley Bassey. TV presenter Oprah Winfrey. NASA maths genius Katherine Johnson. British politician Diane Abbott. Each spread gives you a short biography on one side, and a full-page colour picture on the other, capturing these iconic women in all their fabulousness.

  • A truly inspiring look at 40 trailblazing black women
  • Informative text and beautiful, stylish colour artwork
  • Inspiring role models from all fields of achievement
  • Brave women who broke boundaries and beat obstacles

“Be bold. Be courageous. Be you. Be true. That’s the message of this empowering, informative, and beautifully illustrated book.” Brightly

“It does not disappoint! It is truly black girl magic at its finest.” Here Wee Read

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