Friday Five

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One of my secret dreams is to one day have a shop as part of this website. Full of things that promote strong women, of course! I want to share all the great things I find, my kids play with, and read with you all! Until that day comes, I’ll just have to share those things with you another way. I’ll be posting these Friday Five’s and include a little info about them and links to where to purchase them (if applicable) or where to read/watch the info if it’s an article or video.

Here’s your first edition of the Friday Five!

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Book Review: Lillian’s Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965

Geez I love books. I have a soft spot for children’s books because they impacted my life so much and I truly believe the imagination they invite build strong girls and boys. I love books that bring important pieces of history alive and motivate me to be better and more compassionate. That’s a tall order, but LIllian’s RIght to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 delivered.

Via Amazon

Via Amazon

I’m in the process of figuring out how to submit a children’s book manuscript to a publisher and so I’ve been doing some research. FYI “research” means going to the library and reading a bunch of children’s books. It’s a good time. I was perusing and the cover of Lillian’s RIght to Vote caught my eye. I’m fascinated with the current U.S. election (in a “can’t not look at the train wreck” kind of way), so I was immediately interested. Continue reading