Meet Thérèse Casgrain (scholastic Canada Biography)

byElizabeth MacleodIllustratorMike Deas

March 15, 2021|
Meet Thérèse Casgrain (scholastic Canada Biography) by Elizabeth Macleod
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Meet Thérèse Casgrain, who battled for women''s equality and social justice, and was the first woman to lead a political party in Canada!

The award-winning Scholastic Canada Biography series highlights the lives of remarkable Canadians whose achievements have inspired and changed the lives of those who followed.

From 1916 to 1925, women across Canada were starting to win right to vote, province by province . . . but not in Quebec. It took another fifteen years of protest and the leadership of Thérèse Casgrain for women there to begin to win that right. And that was only the start of Thérèse''s 50-year career! She decided to change things from inside the government too, becoming the first woman to lead a political party in Canada. And although Thérèse may not have been elected, her decades-long fight for equal rights, health care, and world peace is in itself a victory.

Written by award-winning author Elizabeth MacLeod, this portrait of Thérèse Casgrain couples simple yet compelling writing with comic-flavoured illustrations by Mike Deas that help bring this fascinating story to life!

Title:Meet Thérèse Casgrain (scholastic Canada Biography)
Format:Picture Books
Product dimensions:32 pages, 9.3 X 9.3 X 0.29 in
Shipping dimensions:32 pages, 9.3 X 9.3 X 0.29 in
Published:March 15, 2021
Publisher:Scholastic Canada Ltd
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:6 - 8
ISBN - 13:9781443182560

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