Unlike most girls of her time, SusaB. Anthony received aeducation. And besides reading and writing, her schooling taught her that womeshould have the same rights as men, above all the right to vote. So from the time she was a young womauntil the day she died, Susaworked very hard to change America and make her dream reality.
Deborah Hopkinsois the author of numerous award-winning children's books, including Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt, winner of the International Reading AssociatioAward, Girl Wonder, winner of the Great Lakes Book Award, and Apples to Oregon, a Junior Library Guild Selection. She received the 2003 WashingtoState Book Award for Under the Quilt for the Night. She lives iOregon.
Amy June Bates has illustrated many books for children, including That’s What I’d Do and Sweet Dreams by Jewel, Waiting for the Magic by Patricia McLachlan, Hillary Rodham Clinton: Dreams Taking Flight by KathleeKrull, The Dog Who Belonged to No One by Amy Hest, and You CaDo It! by Tony Dungy. She graduated from Brigham Young University and now lives iCarlisle, Pennsylvania, with her husband and three children. Illustrating books has always beeher dream.