Modern HERstory: Stories of Women and Nonbinary People Rewriting History
By Blair Imani; illustrations by Monique Le
Foreword by Tegan and Sara
When I cofounded Tiny Satchel Press in 2010, I was doing acquisitions for a publisher who did not see what I saw — a deep need for diverse books for middle-grade kids. I wanted books that told stories for girls, LGBT youth, kids of color and ethnic minorities. I wanted books for disabled kids and kids on the fringes of poverty. I wanted stories that had yet to be told widely.