Daughters of Time
Celia Rees

Ages: 7-11

Look through fresh eyes at the stories of some of history's most remarkable women…

…in this inspiring collection of short stories by the finest female authors writing historical fiction for children today The History Girls.

Subjects include: Queen Boudicca, Aethelfled, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Julian of Norwich, Lady Jane Grey, Elizabeth Stuart, Aphra Behn, Mary Wollestonecraft, Mary Anning, Mary Seacole, Emily Davison, Amy Johnson and the Greenham Common women.

Authors: Penny Dolan, Adele Geras, Mary Hoffman, Dianne Hofmeyr, Marie-Louise Jensen, Catherine Johnson, Katherine Langrish, Joan Lennon, Sue Purkiss, Celia Rees, Katherine Roberts, Anne Rooney and Leslie Wilson.

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about the author

Celia Rees

Celia Rees has written many books for older children and teenagers. She says: 'I write all kinds of books in all sorts of genre. I like to write the kinds of books I would have liked to read...
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