First Mothers (Hardcover)
Clarion Books, 9780547223018, 60pp.
Publication Date: September 11, 2012
Praise For First Mothers…
"Craftily mining the personalities of each woman, Downing contributes watercolor and colored pencil portraits of the mothers on their home turfs, humorously underscoring their many diverse eccentricities."—Publishers Weekly
"Young readers will enjoy perusing this engaging and utterly browsable collection of quick facts about these little-known, but very important women."—School Library Journal
"Colorfully illustrated and surprisingly entertaining."—Booklist