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Shirin Yim Bridges

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    Shirin Yim Bridges is the acclaimed author of several children's books as well as the publisher of Goosebottom Books. Sophie Blackall has illustrated twenty picture books as well as the bestselling Ivy + Bean series, and has written a few, too.
    1st October 2010

    Qutlugh Terkan Khatun of Kirman

    In what could be a tale from the Arabian Nights, a girl grows up in thirteenth century Persia to be so desirable that sh... More

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    1st October 2010

    Artemisia of Caria

    Thousands of years ago, in the world of the Ancient Greeks where women were expected to obey their husbands in all matte... More

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    1st October 2010

    Isabella of Castile

    In a twist on the classic fairy tale, a princess in fifteenth century Spain refused to wait to be rescued by a prince bu... More

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    21st October 2010

    Sorghaghtani of Mongolia

    On the wind-swept steppes of Mongolia in the thirteenth century, a princess was given the chance to rule. She took lands... More

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    1st October 2010

    Hatshepsut of Egypt

    When explorers first chipped a hole through a wall and shined a light into Tutankhamun's tomb, everything it touched gli... More

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    1st September 2011

    Agrippina "Atrocious and Ferocious"

    Ambitious Roman empress Agrippina murdered and married her way to the throne--and to being declared a goddess. She made ... More

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    1st September 2012

    Horrible Hauntings: An Augmented Reality Collection of Ghosts and Ghouls

    This exciting new book brings to life--quite literally--ten famous hauntings from the annals of history. Using interacti... More

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    18th September 2014

    Call Me Athena: Greek Goddess of Wisdom

    Athena, Greek Goddess of Wisdom, steps fully formed from her father's head into the already established world of the Oly... More

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    1st January 2003

    Ruby's Wish

    Ruby is unlike most little girls in old China. Instead of aspiring to get married, Ruby is determined to attend universi... More

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    1st October 2010

    Nur Jahan of India

    From the deepest heart of the Moghul palace, tucked away in purdah, her face hidden by veils, one princess came to rule ... More

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