She Persisted: Patsy Mink

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When Patsy Mink won her seat the House of Representatives as a Democrat from Hawaii, she became the first woman of color and the first Asian American woman elected to Congress. A co-author of the Title XI amendment of the Higher Education Act, she was a champion of rights for women, children, immigrants, and minorities throughout her twenty-four years in Congress. She helped paved the way for many other women to succeed.

In this chapter book biography by bestselling and award-winning author Tae Keller, readers learn about the amazing life of Patsy Mink--and how she persisted


Product Details:
ISBN/EAN: 059340288X / 9780593402887
Publisher:  Philomel Books
Publish Date: May 03, 2022
Pages: 80
Target Age: 6-9