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It’s Her Story: Shirley Chisholm


Shirley Chisholm was the first Black woman elected to the United States Congress, where she served for seven terms. She worked to improve the lives of children in need and was an outspoken champion of women’s rights. In 1972, she was the first Black person ever to seek the nomination of President of the United States from a major party.

Written by Patrice Aggs Illustrated by Markia Jenai

ISBN: 9781649962843
eBook ISBN: 9781649965189
Read-Along ISBN: 9781649965240

Pages: 48
Age: 6-10 years
Grade: 2-5

Lexile: GN650L


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