Who Says Women Can't Be Doctors?: The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell

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Who Says Women Can't Be Doctors?: The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell

by Tanya Lee Stone

Illustrations by Marjorie Priceman

First Release:

June 2013

ISBN: 9780805090482

“In the 1840s, there were lots of things girls couldn’t be. . . . Being a doctor was definitely not an option. What do you think changed all that? Or should I say . . . WHO?” Author’s note. Sources. Full-color illustrations done in gouache and india ink. Black-and-white illustration and photograph of Elizabeth Blackwell.

  • ISBN: 9780805090482
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Henry Holt
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 11"
    Dewey Classification: 610.92 B
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.1, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 2.2, Points: 1
    Lexile: Level: AD560L
    Awards & Honors: BooklistTop 10 Books for Youth 2013, Biographies; NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K–12: 2014; Booklist 2013 Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health; 2014 NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Recommended Book; 2014 Amelia Bloomer Project List, Early Readers Nonfiction
    Genre: Nonfic
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