Brazen (Paperback)

Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World

By Penelope Bagieu, Penelope Bagieu (Illustrator)

First Second, 9781626728691, 304pp.

Publication Date: March 6, 2018

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Description

Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen their indomitable spirit.

With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist P n lope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.

This title has Common Core connections.



About the Author

Pénélope Bagieu was born in Paris in 1982 to Corsican and Basque parents. She is a bestselling graphic novel author, and her editorial illustrations have appeared all over the French media. In America, her graphic novels include Exquisite Corpse and California Dreamin'. She blogs, plays drums in a rock band, and watches lots of nature shows.
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