Dangerous Jane: the Life and Times of Jane Addams, Crusader for Peace (Paperback)

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By Suzanne Slade, Alice Ratterree (Illustrator)
$8.99
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Description


Jane's heart ached for the world, but what could she do to stop a war?
This energetic and inspiring picture book biography of activist Jane Addams focuses on the peace work that won her the Nobel Peace Prize. From the time she was a child, Jane's heart ached for others. At first the focus of her efforts was on poverty, and lead to the creation of Hull House, the settlement house she built in Chicago. For twenty-five years, she'd helped people from different countries live in peace at Hull House. But when war broke out, Jane decided to take on the world and become a dangerous woman for the sake of peace.
Suzanne Slade's powerful text written in free verse illuminates the life of this inspiring figure while Alice Ratterree's stunning illustrations bring Jane Addam's and her world to life.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781682632062
ISBN-10: 1682632067
Publisher: Peachtree Publishing Company
Publication Date: November 1st, 2020
Pages: 40
Language: English