Susan B. Anthony
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: January 2007
Duration: 2 hours 14 minutes
Six-year-old Susan helps her grandmother in the kitchen and begins to learn the role of women in the household. It is 1825. Women are not allowed to vote, and the law says they must obey their husbands. Seeing how hard the women of her family work, Susan is struck by how unfair this law is. When she grows up, Susan will lead the movement to win women the right to vote.
This story gives children a historical sense of how one woman helped to bring about the civil rights that are enjoyed today.
Geared for children ages eight and up, the 'Childhood of Famous Americans' series is lively and inspirational, an ideal way to sweep today's young reader into the era of America's historical heroes.