Fairy tales reinvented! Written by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls inspires young girls to dream big with 100 bedtime stories about the lives of 100 extraordinary women from past to present.
Each one-page story is written in the style of a fairy tale accompanied by a beautiful, full-color illustration that captures the spirit of the woman. Young readers are introduced to remarkable women and their amazing lives. Included are athletes, activists, musicians, lawmakers, and more – each a true story of bold women illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world. From Elizabeth I to Serena Williams, Michelle Obama to Malala Yousafzai, it’s empowering, moving and inspirational reading about heroines who don’t need to be rescued!
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a keepsake book. It’s bound with an extra smooth matte scuff-free laminated cover, has high quality printing with soy and vegetable-based inks on beautiful paper, and includes a double satin bookmark.
About the Authors:
Elena Favilli is a media entrepreneur and a journalist. She has worked for Colors magazine, McSweeney's, RAI, Il Post, and La Repubblica, and has managed digital newsrooms on both sides of the Atlantic. In 2011, she created the first iPad magazine for children, Timbuktu magazine. She is the founder and CEO of Timbuktu Labs.
Francesca Cavallo is a writer and theatre director. Her award-winning plays have been staged all across Europe. A passionate social innovator, Francesca is the founder of Sferracavalli, an International Festival of Sustainable Imagination in Southern Italy. In 2011, Francesca joined forces with Elena Favilli to found Timbuktu Labs, where she serves as Creative Director.