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No girls allowed : tales of daring women dressed as men for love, freedom and adventure / written by Susan Hughes ; illustrated by Willow Dawson.

By: Hughes, Susan, 1960-.
Contributor(s): Dawson, Willow [ill.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Toronto, Ont. ; Tonawanda, NY : Kids Can Press, c2008Description: 80 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781554531776 (hardcover) :; 1554531772 (hardcover) :; 9781554531783 (pbk.); 1554531780 (pbk.).Subject(s): Male impersonators -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Transgender people -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Transvestites -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile literature | Male impersonators -- Biography | Transgender people -- Biography | Transvestites -- Biography | Cartoons and comics | Actrices travesties -- Biographies -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse | Transgenres -- Biographies -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse | Travestis -- Biographies -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesseDDC classification: 306.77/80820922 | B A Junior Library Guild selectionSummary: Based on legends, poems, letters and first-hand accounts, these seven biographical tales tell of women who disguised themselves as men. From ancient Egypt to the 19th century, this historically accurate graphic treatment transports readers to bygone eras. For the sake of freedom, ambition, love or adventure, these women risked everything.
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Young adult graphic novels
Young adult graphic novels YAG 306.77 HUG (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562012452084
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A Junior Library Guild selection

Ages 9-12 years.

Based on legends, poems, letters and first-hand accounts, these seven biographical tales tell of women who disguised themselves as men. From ancient Egypt to the 19th century, this historically accurate graphic treatment transports readers to bygone eras. For the sake of freedom, ambition, love or adventure, these women risked everything.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 80).

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