‘Make More Noise!’ from Nosy Crow, cover by Steph Baxter.

‘You have to make more noise than anybody else,’ Emmeline Pankhurst, leader of the British suffragette movement.

To celebrate the centenary anniversary of the Representation of The People Act 1918, which have the vote to some women for the first time, Nosy Crow commissioned a very special collection of stories from a stellar collection of award-winning, well-known and new voices in the world of children’s literature.

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Ten incredible female storytellers have banded together to write tales of inspirational girls and women:

The Otter Path by Emma Carroll

The Green-Hearted Girl by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

Discuss, Decide, Do by Catherine Johnson

The Race by Ally Kennen

All Things Bright and Beautiful by Patrice Lawrence

The Bug Hunters by M. G. Leonard

Out For The Count by Sally Nicholls

The Tuesday Afternoon Ghost by Ella Risbridger

Tea and Jam by Katherine Woodfine

On Your Bike by Jeanne Willis

From ghost stories to fairy-tales to suffragettes, there’s a story in this fabulous anthology for everyone. A must-read for anyone aged 9 and up.

For each copy sold, a £1 donation will be made to Camfed, who do fantastic work in girls’ education in Africa, creating the future’s change-makers.

So go on, make more noise!

Library Girl.

 

 

 

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