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I Could Do That!

I Could Do That!

by Linda Arms White Illustrated by Nancy Carpenter

This is the true story of Esther Morris, who started out life believing she could do anything, and then proved it, by building her own business, raising a family in the Wild West, working to get women the vote for the first time, and becoming the first female judge and the first woman in the US to hold a political office!

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades 2 - 4
Grade Level Equivalent
2.4
Lexile Measure
780L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
VHP - VON HOLTZBRINCK PUBLISHING SERVICE
Number of Pages
40

About the Author and Illustrator

Linda Arms White
Nancy Carpenter Nancy Carpenter is the celebrated illustrator of more than thirty books for children. Her unique multimedia approach to illustration has garnered numerous honors, including two Christopher Awards and the Jane Addams Children's Book Award. Ms. Carpenter lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her family.

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