goodnight stories for rebel girls book



Penguin Books Ltd


Francesca Cavallo and Elena Favilli


Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a children's book packed with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women from the past and the present, illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world.

Real women of the the past and the present who have achieved incredible results, despite all odds. Rebel girls whose actions have changed the course of history. Painters, scientists, dancers, chefs, astronauts, jazz singers, pharaohs, boxers, writers, political leaders… from every corner of the globe!

It’s a collection of bedtime stories that will inspire young girls (and their mothers, their aunts, their cousins…) to be confident, to dream big, to cultivate their strength.

- Hardback.
- 224 pages, full colour.
- Dimensions 248 x 185 x 23 mm

"The publishing sensation of the year" - Evening Standard, Books of the Year

"Elegant, colourful... and captivatingly told... In an ideal world, not only would mothers read this aloud to daughters, but teachers would read it to schoolboys" - Nicolette Jones, Sunday Times

Watch the story unfold, below.