Activist Flashcards (Novelty book)

By Julie Merberg, Alyssa Gonzalez (Illustrator)

Downtown Bookworks, 9781941367919, 40pp.

Publication Date: November 10, 2020

List Price: 14.99*
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Activist flashcards offer a fun, engaging way to learn about influential social activists from Martin Luther King, Jr. to Malala Yousafzai.

A deck of 40 cards highlights iconic activists from around the world and throughout history who fought for a wide range of causes. Illustrated cards featuring mini-biographies and quotes from luminaries including Frederick Douglass, Rosa Parks, Mahatma Gandhi, and Rachel Carson offer a child-sized taste of history and social justice. A 32-page book included in the package introduces readers to movements from Civil Rights to environmentalism to human rights crusades around the world. The book and deck also highlight young activists.

About the Author

Alyssa Gonzalez is an artist and a designer for Hallmark Cards. She lives in Kansas City.