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A tyranny of petticoats 15 stories of belles, bank robbers & other badass girls by Jessica Spotswood

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Published by Candlewick Press in Somerville, Massachusetts .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Heroines in literature,
  • Heiresses,
  • American Adventure stories,
  • Bodyguards,
  • American Short stories,
  • Monsters,
  • Fiction

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About the Edition

Criss-cross America on dogsleds and ships, stagecoaches and trains from pirate ships off the coast of the Carolinas to the peace, love, and protests of 1960s Chicago. Join fifteen of today s most talented writers of young adult literature on a thrill ride through history with American girls charting their own course. They are monsters and mediums, bodyguards and barkeeps, screenwriters and schoolteachers, heiresses and hobos. They"re making their own way in often-hostile lands, using every weapon in their arsenals, facing down murderers and marriage proposals. And they all have a story to tell. With stories by:J. Anderson Coats Andrea Cremer Y. S. Lee Katherine Longshore Marie Lu Kekla Magoon Marissa MeyerSaundra MitchellBeth RevisCaroline RichmondLindsay SmithJessica SpotswoodRobin TalleyLeslye WaltonElizabeth Wein.

Edition Notes

YA Childrens Plus, Inc.

Other titles15 stories of belles, bank robbers & other badass girls, 15 stories of belles, bank robbers and other badass girls, Fifteen stories of belles, bank robbers & other badass girls
Statementedited by Jessica Spotswood
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 354 p.
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27204573M
ISBN 100763678481
ISBN 109780763678487

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  —Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "A Tyranny of Petticoats" provides adventure and entrée to other times and worlds. This anthology doesn't just spotlight the experience of white girls—it also emphasizes the roles of girls and women of color. —Star TribuneBrand: Candlewick Press. About A Tyranny of Petticoats From an impressive sisterhood of YA writers comes an edge-of-your-seat anthology of historical fiction and fantasy featuring a diverse array of daring heroines. Crisscross America — on dogsleds and ships, stagecoaches and trains — from pirate ships off the coast of the Carolinas to the peace, love, and protests. About A Tyranny of Petticoats “The heroines are tough and memorable and full of heart, and the concept is irresistible.” — Booklist (starred review) Join an impressive sisterhood of today’s most talented YA writers for a thrill ride through history with American girls charting their own course.   A Tyranny of Petticoats: 15 Stories of Belles, Bank Robbers & Other Bad-Ass Girls by Jessica Spotswood, , available at Book /5(K).

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  ‎Crisscross America — on dogsleds and ships, stagecoaches and trains — from pirate ships off the coast of the Carolinas to the peace, love, and protests of s Chicago. Join fifteen of today’s most talented writers of young adult literature on a thrill ride through history with American girls chart 4/5(2). Summary From an impressive sisterhood of YA writers comes an edge-of-your-seat anthology of historical fiction and fantasy featuring a diverse array of daring heroines. A Tyranny of petticoats is an all female written anthology about badass females. The 15 stories consist of Pirates, Assassins, Ghosts and Robbers whilst covering relevant American history such as Gold mining, the slave trade and war/5(44). A Tyranny of Petticoats ~ Summary + Review A book featuring belles, bank robbers, and badass girls would be everything. But one with 15 stories? 15 next-level stories written by some of my favourite YA authors? That would be out of this world!