By Cokie Roberts. Illustrated by Diane Goode. ISBN: 978-0-06-078002-9. Copyright 2014. Hardcover with 37 illustrated pages.
Caldecott Honor winning artist Diane Goode has illustrated this nonfiction picture book based on Cokie Roberts’ acclaimed work for adults, “Founding Mothers”, which highlights the female patriots of the American Revolution.
This compelling book contains stories of heroic women such as Abigail Adams, Martha Washington, Phillis Wheatley, Mercy Otis Warren, and Sarah Livingston Jay and excerpts from their handwritten letters and journals.
For ages 7 -12.
Supports the Common Core Learning Standards for English Language Arts & Literacy in History/Social Studies.