She Believed: 12 Stories of Courageous Women of Faith Who Changed the World (Courageous Girls) (Hardcover)
Girls are world-changers! . . . And this delightful storybook proves it!
Just for the girls in your life, ages 5 and up, this collection of twelve extraordinary stories of women of faith will empower girls to know and understand how women have made a difference in the world and how much smaller our faith would be without them. Colorful illustrations complement the true stories of these twelve amazing women:
Gladys Aylward, missionary to China
Clara Barton, founder of the American Red Cross
Catherine Booth, cofounder of The Salvation Army
Amy Carmichael, missionary to India
Fanny Crosby, blind hymn-writer
Florence Nightingale, founder of modern nursing
Edith Schaeffer, cofounder of L’Abri ministry in Switzerland
Mary Slessor, missionary to Africa
Corrie ten Boom, Dutch watchmaker who helped many Jews escape the Nazi Holocaust of WWII
Mother Teresa, Catholic nun and missionary
Sojourner Truth, Civil Rights leader
Harriet Tubman, leader of the Underground Railroad
The stories of these courageous women will encourage and inspire young girls to become the world-changers God created them to be!
About the Author
Jean Fischer has been writing for children for nearly three decades, and has served as an editor with Golden Books. She has written with Thomas Kinkade, John MacArthur, and “Adventures in Odyssey,” and is one of the authors for Barbour’s upcoming “Camp Club Girls” series. A nature lover, Jean lives in Racine, Wisconsin.