Sylvia Rimm provides the "I CAN" tips and tools girls need to be confident, capable, eager to learn, and ready
to lead. Features inspiring comments and experiences of successful
women and steps girls can take to pave the way for their own
bright futures. It includes advice, encouragement, and strategies
concerning positive change and choices, friends and family,
school and learning, motivation, leadership skills, character
development, and more.
was a great book and interesting read! It was inspiring to
read the stories of so many successful women. It proved that
women can do jobs that were thought to be men's jobs. I could
relate to it. I think all girls with dreams should read this
Sarah H. Culver, age 11The
Smart Girls' Guide is filled with excellent advice that should
reassure girls who are on track and help redirect girls who
are losing their way to a successful future. The writing style
and stories are interesting and easy to follow.
Teresa B. Culver, Ph.D. - Environmental engineer and mother
was well written and it makes you think about life questions.
Lindsay Marie Johnson, age 11The
pleasure was in the time she and I spent talking about "life
questions" when reading and discussing the book with
Elaine M. Kraut -CEO and grandmother
daughters and I both read the book and found that it was timely
in a number of ways. My girls have had a great anxiety about
moving. We have used the book most specifically to help the
girls cope with this new change. I believe the strategies
that you have given are tangible and accessible.
Camellia M. Okpodu, Ph.D. - University professor and mother