|aWho is Hillary Clinton? /|cby Heather Alexander ; illustrated by Dede Putra.
|aNew York :|bPenguin Workshop,|cc2019.
|a106 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 106)
|aWho is Hillary Clinton? -- Standing up for herself -- A time of change -- Meeting Bill -- First Lady of Arkansas -- The Hillary problem -- FLOTUS -- Into the spotlight -- Making history -- Madame Secretary -- The next chapter -- Timeline.
|aIntroduces the former first lady, senator and secretary of state while describing how she became a role model for women as a lawyer, a staunch supporter of important political and social causes, and the first woman to run as the Democratic candidate for president.
|aClinton, Hillary Rodham|vJuvenile literature.
|aUnited States.|bDepartment of State|vBiography|vJuvenile literature.
Who Is Hillary Clinton? Readers of our New York Times best-selling series can find out now At age fourteen, Hillary Clinton thought it would be thrilling to become an astronaut, so she sent an application to NASA. The reply was a flat out rejection: the space program didn't take women. It was a critical moment for the young girl, one that made her realize the world she lived in needed changing and that she had better try to make those changes happen. Clinton's life has been a thrilling series of firsts--First Lady of the US, then first First Lady to become a US Senator, Secretary of State, and the first woman to run as the Democratic candidate for President. This easy-to-read biography gives readers a firm grounding not only in Clinton's life history but the history of the times in which she's lived. It comes out as she makes her historic run for the White House.