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Sally Ride: The First American Woman in Space
By Judith Janda Presnall
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
The morning of June 18, 1983, was an important date for women. On that day, Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space. At age 32, she was also the youngest to orbit the Earth. This historic flight took Sally and four men on a six-day trip in the space shuttle Challenger. Find out more about the first American woman in space in this 15-Minute biography for kids.
Dolley Madison: A First Lady With Style
By Julia Forshee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
An historically accurate account of the life of Dolley Madison designed for middle elementary students with interactive activities.