You Are a Star, Ruth Bader Ginsburg

by Dean Robbins (Author) Sarah Green (Illustrator)

You Are a Star, Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Reading Level: 2nd − 3rd Grade

Make way for Ruth Bader Ginsburg! It's RBG like you've never seen her before!

Using a unique mix of first-person narrative, hilarious comic panels, and essential facts, Dean Robbins introduces young readers to an American trailblazer. The first book in an exciting new nonfiction series, You Are a Star, Ruth Bader Ginsburg focuses on Ruth's lifelong mission to bring equality and justice to all. Sarah Green's spot-on comic illustrations bring this icon to life, and engaging back matter instructs readers on how to be more like Ruth!


Kirkus

A warm, informative, and entertaining biography of a pioneering scholar, lawyer, and judge.

Review quotes

Praise for You Are a Star, Ruth Bader Ginsburg:

Can there be too many biographies of Ruth Bader Ginsburg? Robbins' contribution assures us the answer is no. ...Colorful and expressive. —Booklist

Conversational first-person narrative, inset graphics, fact boxes, and appealing illustrations combine to paint a well-rounded picture of Ruth Bader Ginsburg...A warm, informative, and entertaining biography of a pioneering scholar, lawyer, and judge. —Kirkus Reviews

Dean Robbins
Dean Robbins is the author of Margaret and the Moon: How Margaret Hamilton Saved the First Lunar Landing; Miss Paul and the President: The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote; and Two Friends: Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, and a lifelong student of jazz. Dean Robbins lives in Madison, Wisconsin.

Eric Velasquez is the award-winning illustrator of Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library, which received a Walter Dean Myers Award and an SCBWI Golden Kite Award. He has also won a John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award and a Pura Belpré Illustrator Award. Eric Velasquez lives in Hartsdale, New York.

Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9781338767674
Lexile Measure
720L
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publication date
February 20, 2022
Series
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