What do Rosa Parks, Frida Kahlo, and Princess Diana have in common? They’re all Tuff Ladies, featured in Till Lukat’s new book profiling both everyday and anomalous episodes from the lives of tuff ladies throughout time and across the globe.
From the publisher, “This book is a collection of stories from extraordinary women who had something worth fighting for. From the Samurai and gunslingers of the wild west to a girl who makes her stand against the Taliban. These ladies will break your heart or your nose and they definitely break all the rules.”
The book features: Tomoe Gozen, Bridget Bishop, Ann Boney, Harriet Tubman, Belle Starr, Nora Hildebrandt, Ma Barker, Ellen West, Marie Laveau, Frida Kahlo, Miep Gies, Rosa Parks, Carmen Amaya, Beate Uhse, Ulrike Meinhof, Valentina Tereshkova, Grace Slick, Linda Lovelace, Wendy O. Williams, Susan Butcher, Princess Diana, The Spider Girls, Katie Piper, and Malala Yousafzai.
You can find Tuff Ladies and many other new graphic novels on the new book shelf in the SVA Library.