Patsy Mink, Mother of Title 9


Our latest book in the series, "Amazing Asian Americans"

She couldn't and wouldn't take "no"!

US Representative Patsy Mink is known as the "Mother of Title 9. She co-wrote  the law that gave equal federal dollars to women and girls in education and sports. Born in Hawaii, she was the first "Woman of Color" elected to the House or Senate.   

Fourth Grade reading level, interest level - Grades 3-6

By Ai-Ling Louie, illustrated by H. Rick Pettway

ISBN 9780978746520. Price $16.99

From a fan...

                         December 2, 2017

I got so excited  to meet Ai-Ling Louie who writes and publishes children's books about famous Asian Americans. I read them all. I liked that she had chosen a variety of people. I wish I had those books when my children were growing up.

Yuri Yamamoto

A winner!

Congratulations to Nancy Adams of Indiana, winner of the 2018 New Year's Prize! Hope you like reading "Astronaut Kalpana Chawla, Reaching for the Stars".

Comment on forthcoming Patsy Mink book

Ai-Ling Louie beautifully captures Patsy's inspiring story, and reminds us that every girl, no matter where she is from, can make a difference in the world.

Terry O'Neill, President Emeritus National Organization of Women

Lovely time at Leisure World

February 27, 2018. Visited Leisure World, MD to give a presentation, "How I Broke Into the World of Children's Books" 

Illustration from "Patsy Mink, Mother of Title 9

Coming in the fall...

Artist, H. Rick Pettway

ISBN 9780978746520