She Persisted: Margaret Chase Smith

She Persisted: Margaret Chase Smith


by Ruby Shamir, Chelsea Clinton, Alexandra Boiger (Illustrator), Gillian Flint (Illustrator)

Hardcover, 80 pages

Ages 7 - 10


In this chapter book biography by award-winning author Ruby Shamir, readers learn about the amazing life of Margaret Chase Smith—and how she persisted. 
Margaret Chase Smith liked to help people, and she knew she could do that as a member of Congress. She became the first woman to serve in both the House and the Senate, where she supported the space program and more opportunities for women. Her hard work and success helped pave the way for generations of women after her to run for office!

Complete with an introduction from Chelsea Clinton and a list of ways that readers can follow in Margaret Chase Smith's footsteps and make a difference!

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