I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark

by Debbie Levy

Illustrations by Elizabeth Baddeley

2017 Amelia Bloomer List, Top Ten
Get to know Supreme Court justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg—in the first picture book about her life—as she proves that disagreeing does not make you disagreeable. More information about Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Notes on Supreme Court cases. Selected bibliography. Quotation sources. Photographs of Ginsburg. Full-color illustrations.

ISBN: 9781481465595

JLG Release: November 2016

JLG Member Price

Out of Stock

Biography Elementary

Grades 2-6


14 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book


    Hardcover edition


    Simon & Schuster

    Page Count


    Trim Size

    11" x 8 1/2"

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4.4, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 4.4, Points: 3


    Level: 710L

    Awards & Honors

    NCTE Orbis Pictus Award 2017, Honor Book
    New York Public Library 2016 Best Books for Kids, Nonfiction
    Booklist 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Young Readers, Nonfiction
    Booklist 2016 Lasting Connections, Social Studies
    Sydney Taylor Award, 2017 Gold Medalist
    ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Middle Readers
    CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2017, K–2
    2017 Notable Books for a Global Society
    2017 Capitol Choices, Seven to Ten
    Tablet Magazine Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2016, Picture Books
    2016 National Jewish Book Award Winner, Children’s Literature
    2017 Jane Addams Children’s Book Award Honor, Younger Children



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