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behind the scenes...
Ever wonder how historic events really unfolded? So do I! That's why I love putting on my detective hat and searching for clues to hidden heroes of the past.
Forget your GPS. You don't need it where we're going!
Sounds interesting, right? Wait until you read more...
FIRST STOP: 1887
A Vote For Susanna: The First Woman Mayor reveals the true story of what happened in 1887 when a group of men in Kansas put a woman's name on their city's ballot as a joke to discourage women from voting--as told to a boy by his grandmother who remembered the incident.
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SLJ - SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL
"Verdict: An engaging work of narrative nonfiction that has clear applications in classrooms and school libraries. Recommended for elementary collections."
"Our verdict: GET IT"
NBC'S GOOD DAY KANSAS
"Her [Salter's] story of unexpected and unprecedented events is told beautifully and in a child friendly way by children’s author, Karen M. Greenwald."
KSN's (NBC) Emmy-Winning Host,
Good Day, Kansas
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NON-PROFIT GIRLS, INC.
Girls, Inc is including
A VOTE FOR SUSANNA,
THE FIRST WOMAN MAYOR
on their Program News Channel--making this story avail. to their 82 US & Canadian orgs!
So honored! Thank you,@girls_inc
Their motto is, "inspiring all girls to be strong, smart, and bold." These qualities reflect the actions of Susanna Salter!
Special thanks to the following for featuring
A VOTE FOR SUSANNA, THE FIRST WOMAN MAYOR
NWHM BRAVE GIRLS 11.10
BRAVE GIRLS VIRTUAL STORY TIME. Calling all Brave Girls! Join author Karen M. Greenwald for a live reading with Q&A of her book, A Vote For Susanna: The First Woman Mayor, in observance of Election Day.
Registration required: https://bit.ly/3mmqbkN
NWHM BOOK LAUNCH 10.1!
A HUGE "Thank you!" to the National Women's History Museum for making A VOTE FOR SUSANNA part of their very first Brave Girls Virtual Story Time Book Launch! It was a fantastic afternoon!
What an honor to share and celebrate this day with Nancy Churnin (Dear Mr. Dickens) and Songju Daemicke (Tu Youyou’s Discovery: Finding a Cure for Malaria.
PICTURE BOOK MINI SUMMIT 8.31!
Many thanks to Julie Hedlund, Emma Walton Hamilton, Katie Davis, Laura Backes, Jon Bard, and Kelli Panique for this incredible evening! What a great way to introduce A VOTE FOR SUSANNA, THE FIRST WOMAN MAYOR!