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Becoming RBG : Ruth Bader Ginsburg's journey to justice / Debbie Levy ; illustrated by Whitney Gardner.

Levy, Debbie, (author.). Gardner, Whitney, (illustrator.).

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Summary:

This biographical graphic novel explores the life of celebrated Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg is a modern feminist icon - a leader in the fight for equal treatment of girls and women in society and the workplace. She blazed trails to the peaks of the male-centric worlds of education and law, where women had rarely risen before. She has often said that true and lasting change in society and law is accomplished slowly, one step at a time. This is how she has evolved, too: step by step, the shy little girl became a child who questioned unfairness, who became a student who persisted despite obstacles, who became an advocate who resisted injustice, who became a judge who revered the rule of law, who became ... RBG.--adapted from publisher's description.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 347.732634 .G493b 2019 (Text) 37814003310316 JUV NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 09/24/2020 In quarantine -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534424555
  • ISBN: 1534424555
  • ISBN: 9781534424562
  • ISBN: 1534424563
  • Physical Description: 207 pages : chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 194-197).
Summary, etc.:
This biographical graphic novel explores the life of celebrated Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg is a modern feminist icon - a leader in the fight for equal treatment of girls and women in society and the workplace. She blazed trails to the peaks of the male-centric worlds of education and law, where women had rarely risen before. She has often said that true and lasting change in society and law is accomplished slowly, one step at a time. This is how she has evolved, too: step by step, the shy little girl became a child who questioned unfairness, who became a student who persisted despite obstacles, who became an advocate who resisted injustice, who became a judge who revered the rule of law, who became ... RBG.--adapted from publisher's description.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 10 and up Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Grades 4-6 Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.
Subject: Ginsburg, Ruth Bader > Juvenile literature.
Judges > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Biographies.
Comics (Graphic works)
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