As a grown woman, gender stereotypes have influenced the way I perceive the world and myself. This book made me realize that I have committed this act without knowing.
As a female Chef, it was confronting to hear my 4 year old say that she considered my career to be a “boys job”. This book was a really useful tool I could guide her through to help her understand this learned gender stereotype.
It was wonderful to watch Nikita express her point of view through drawing and writing. How to be a good girl provided a safe and interactive space for her to do this.
A beautiful book that made the difficult topic of female empowerment a breeze to talk over with my daughter Mary-Lowe. I loved learning alongside her, and it was wonderful to hear about the things that make her happy.