Strong Girls in History
Inspiring stories of young women who achieved amazing things—for kids ages 8 to 12
Girls are smart, capable, and determined! Throughout history, all over the world, young women have made huge strides in politics, education, science, and more. This collection of biographies for kids explores 15 women in history and the incredible impact they made before they were even 20 years old. See how they powered through challenges, faced danger, and stood up to anyone who said they couldn’t make a difference.
Meet strong women from a range of backgrounds:
- Speaking out—Learn about speakers and performers like Anna Elizabeth Dickinson and Hazel Scott who used their voices to stand up against injustice.
- Pushing forward—Read the stories of powerful athletes like Yusra Mardini and Simone Biles who overcame huge obstacles to prove they could be Olympians.
- Fighting for the future—Find out how even today, young activists like Malala Yousafzi and Greta Thunberg are speaking out to make the world a safer and more equal place.
Show any ambitious girl how much talent and power she has inside her with Strong Girls in History.