By Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Meet Josephine, world-famous entertainer, activist and French Resistance agent!
Little Josephine grew up in St Louis, Missouri during segregation. But Josephine loved to dance and perform, dreaming of being on stage. When she grew up, Josephine defied expectations and left for Paris, where audiences fell in love with her. She fought against segregation her whole life and kept going with style, whatever was thrown in her way.
This book is part of the Little People, Big Dreams series, where children can discover the lives of outstanding people. Meet a diverse group of designers, artists, scientists, athletes, and freedom fighters amongst other inspiring people who made positive change in our history and the lives of many. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a big dream.
Recommended Age: 5 years +