Fearless, the story of legendary driver Louise Smith
By Barb Rosenstock
Illustrated by Scott Dawson
Dutton Children’s Books
Fast! Faster! Flying! FREE!
When Louise Smith started racing cars, most girls weren’t even allowed to drive. Follow seven-year-old Louise from her first wild adventure behind the wheel of her daddy’s Model T Ford through her years as a pioneer in the dangerous, early days of stock car racing.
Awards & Honors: Top Ten Amelia Bloomer Booklist, Children’s Books 2010: 100 Titles for Reading & Sharing, NY Public Library
“This debut for both author and illustrator is a winner!”
Starred review, Publisher’s Weekly
“A solid choice for racing fans and those who like to read about women trailblazers.”
“Rosenstock presents Louise as a woman who followed her dream.”
“Action-filled, mixed-media images and a well-paced text.”
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