My Name Is Not Isabella: Just How Big Can a Little Girl Dream?

Who Is Your Hero?

Isabella's include astronaut Sally Ride, activist Rosa Parks, scientist Marie Curie, sharpshooter Annie Oakley and, of course, her own mommy! Join Isabella on an adventure of discovery - and find out how imagining to be these extraordinary women teaches her the importance of being her extraordinary self.

A rollicking read-aloud and terrific "read-to-myself" story, Just How Big Can a Little Girl Dream? Ask Isabella...She takes a wild ride-and discovers the sky's the limit!

Isabella's story continues in Isabella Girl on the Go as she uses her imagination to explore famous sites around the world and Isabella: Star of the Story as she imagines herself in the starring role of beloved stories.

For more stories of Mighty Girl role models for all ages, visit our Biographies collection.

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"This story...speaks frankly about self-identity and self affirmation as Isabella decides at the end that she is actually herself...because she possesses the best parts of all of the women she looks up to." -- ForeWord Magazine

"The colorful mixed-media artwork reinforces the fanciful, upbeat tone of the book. Use this story to ignite young readers' interest in women's history." -- School Library Journal


Recommended Age 4 - 8
Special Features Mighty Girl Top Picks
Author Jennifer Fosberry
Illustrator Mike Litwin
ISBN 1402243952
Publication Date Sep 1, 2010
Publisher Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Series Name Isabella
Language English