Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909

Written by Michelle Markel and Illustrated by Melissa Sweet

This book tells the exciting, true story of Clara Lemlich, a brave young woman who stood up for the rights of female shirt factory workers when no one else would. An engaging story to introduce readers to what life was like in America in the early 1900s.

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Age Range 4 - 8 years
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Copyright Year
Page Count
32
Publisher
HarperCollins
Grade Level K - 3rd
ISBN
9780061804427
Lexile AD760
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