"I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity." ~ Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady
What useful gifts do you wish for the girls of the world ~ curiosity, fearlessness, kindness, confidence, love?
Useful Gifts is an illustrated collection of quotes inspired by Eleanor Roosevelt’s words. Along with the wit and wisdom of inspiring women & girls, you’ll find brief biographies that make each quoteur’s story come to life.
The book showcases muses from history alongside today’s sheroes: an astronaut, mountaineer, computer scientist, adventurer, singer, dancer, chef, author, educator and more. Their empowering words and stories are accompanied by whimsical illustrations from award-winning artist Rashin Kheiriyeh.
These colorful pages are designed to ensure that the next generation of dreamers, thinkers and doers are inspired to discover ~ and share ~ their gifts.