The sequel to the New York Times bestseller that has reinvented fairy tales. Written by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo, Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2 offers 100 more inspiring bedtime stories about the lives of 100 extraordinary women from past to present. New graphic design, a detachable map, a glossary and 100 incredible new portraits created by the best female artist of our time.
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 female artists from all over the world. From Nefertiti to Beyonce, each biography fills young readers with wonder and a burning desire to know more about each heroine.
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.