Get to know celebrated Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg--in the first picture book about her life--as she proves that disagreeing does not make you disagreeable! Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has spent a lifetime disagreeing: disagreeing with inequality, arguing against unfair treatment, and standing up for what's right for people everywhere. This biographical picture book about the Notorious RBG, tells the justice's story through the lens of her many famous dissents, or disagreements.
Author: Debbie Levy Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Published: 09/20/2016 Pages: 40 Binding Type: Hardcover Weight: 1.20lbs Size: 11.10h x 8.90w x 0.50d ISBN: 9781481465595 Audience: Ages 9-12
Accelerated Reader: Reading Level: 4.4 Point Value: 0.5 Interest Level: Lower Grade Quiz #/Name: 184771 / I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark
Review Citation(s): Kirkus Reviews 06/01/2016 Booklist 06/01/2016 pg. 100 Publishers Weekly 06/13/2016 School Library Journal 07/01/2016 pg. 94 Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 10/01/2016 Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2017 pg. 230 - Recommended, Satisfactory
About the Author Debbie Levy is the award-winning author of many books of nonfiction and fiction, including the New York Times bestseller I Dissent, This Promise of Change, The Year of Goodbyes, and the young adult novel Imperfect Spiral. She lives in Maryland with her husband. They have two grown sons.
Elizabeth Baddeley is the illustrator of the critically acclaimed and New York Times bestselling I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsberg Makes Her Mark, written by Debbie Levy. She also illustrated A Woman in the House (and Senate): How Women Came to the United States Congress, Broke Down Barriers, and Changed the Country; The Good Fight: The Feuds of the Founding Fathers (and How They Shaped the Nation); and An Inconvenient Alphabet. Elizabeth graduated from the School of Visual Arts in New York City with a degree in illustration and currently lives in Kansas City, Missouri. Learn more at EBaddeley.com.