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Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world / Pénélope, Bagieu ; English translation by Montana Kane.

Bagieu, Pénélope, (author,, illustrator.).
Book Book (2018.)
Description: 291 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Publisher: New York : First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press, 2018.
13 of 15 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
0 of 1 copy available at Beverly Public Library.
0 current holds with 15 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9781626728691
  • ISBN: 1626728690
  • ISBN: 9781626728684
  • ISBN: 1626728682
  • ISBN: 9781785039034
  • ISBN: 1785039032
  • Edition: First American edition.
General Note:
"Originally published in French by Gallimard in 2016 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome I and in 2017 as Culottées: Des femmes qui ne font que ce quʹelles veulent, tome II"--Colophon.
Contents:
Clémentine Delait, bearded lady -- Nzinga, Queen of Ndongo and Matamba -- Margaret Hamilton, terrifying actress -- Las Mariposas, rebel sisters -- Josephina van Gorkum, obstinate lover -- Lozen, warrior and shaman -- Annette Kellerman, mermaid -- Delia Akeley, explorer -- Josephine Baker, dancer, French Revolution resistance fighter, matriarch -- Tove Jansson, painter, creator of Trolls -- Agnodice, gynecologist -- Leymah Gbowee, social worker -- Giorgina Reid, lighthouse keeper -- Christine Jorgensen, reluctant celebrity -- Wu Zetian, empress -- Temple Grandin, animal whisperer -- Sonita Alizadeh, rapper -- Cheryl Bridges, athlete -- Therésè Clerc, utopian realist -- Betty Davis, singer-songwriter -- Nellie Bly, journalist -- The Shaggs, rock stars -- Katia Krafft, volcanologist -- Jesseyln Radack, lawyer -- Hedy Lamarr, actress and inventor -- Naziq al-Abid, activist aristocrat -- Frances Glessner Lee, crime miniaturist -- Mae Jemison, astronaut -- Peggy Guggenheim, lover of modern art.
Summary:
With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Penelope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.
Target Audience:
Young Adult.
770 Lexile.
Language:
Translated from the French.
Subject: Delait, Clémentine > Comic books, strips, etc.
Nzinga, Queen of Matamba, 1582-1663 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Hamilton, Margaret, 1902-1985 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Mirabal, Patria, 1924-1960 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Mirabal, Minerva, 1926-1960 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Mirabal, María Teresa, 1936-1960 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Mirabal, Dedé > Comic books, strips, etc.
Gorkum, Josephina van > Comic books, strips, etc.
Lozen > Comic books, strips, etc.
Kellermann, Annette, 1886-1975 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Akeley, Delia J. (Delia Julia), 1875?-1970 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Jansson, Tove > Comic books, strips, etc.
Agnodice > Comic books, strips, etc.
Gbowee, Leymah > Comic books, strips, etc.
Reid, Giorgina > Comic books, strips, etc.
Jorgensen, Christine, 1926-1989 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Wu hou, Empress of China, 624-705 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Grandin, Temple > Comic books, strips, etc.
Alizadeh, Sonita > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bridges, Cheryl > Comic books, strips, etc.
Clerc, Therese > Comic books, strips, etc.
Davis, Betty (Vocalist) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Bly, Nellie, 1864-1922 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Shaggs (Musical group) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Krafft, Katia > Comic books, strips, etc.
Radack, Jessalyn > Comic books, strips, etc.
Lamarr, Hedy, 1913-2000 > Comic books, strips, etc.
al-Abid, Naziq > Comic books, strips, etc.
Lee, Frances Glessner, 1878-1962 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Jemison, Mae, 1956- > Comic books, strips, etc.
Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-1979 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Women > Biography > Comic books, strips, etc.
Comic books, strips, etc > France > Translations into English.
Graphic novels.
Women > Biography > Cartoons and comics.
Cartoons and comics.
Genre: Graphic novels > France > Translations into English.
Biographical comics.
Nonfiction comics.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)
Authors: Kane, Montana, (translator.).
Alternate Title: Rebel ladies who rocked the world
Citation: Bagieu, Pénélope. "Brazen : rebel ladies who rocked the world." New York : First Second, an imprint of Roaring Book Press, 2018.

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