Doing Her Bit (Hardcover)

A Story about the Woman's Land Army of America

By Erin Hagar, Jen Hill (Illustrator)

Charlesbridge Publishing, 9781580896467, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 13, 2016

List Price: 16.95*
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Based on true events, this fictional story traces the history of the Women's Land Army during World War I. Real-life "Farmerette" Helen Stevens trains to farm the land, negotiates a position for herself and other women, and does her bit for the war effort. This unique book celebrates the true grit of American men and women.

About the Author

Erin Hagar is the author of middle-grade biography, JULIA CHILD: AN EXTRAORDINARY LIFE IN WORDS AND PICTURES (Duo Press). She lives in Baltimore, Maryland.