Bonnie St. John and Darcy Deane - How Great Women Lead - Little, Brown Book Group

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How Great Women Lead

A Mother-Daughter Adventure into the Lives of Women Shaping the World

By Bonnie St. John and Darcy Deane

  • Hardback
  • £16.99

Bonnie St. John and her teenage daughter Darcy, team up to seek out empowered female role models and discover what we can learn from them all.

Every woman is, or can be, a leader. Women lead families, communities, churches, businesses, artistic communities, military platoons and even nations. Often they're not formally recognized for doing so. HOW GREAT WOMEN LEAD celebrates the women who do just that...from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, to Geena Davis, to Ann Curry.

In the spirit of How Strong Women Pray, this mother-daughter team examines and challenges us all to rethink stereotypes of leadership and women. As St. John and Deane interact with extraordinary women across the country, readers interact with these strong individuals through their own eyes.

Biographical Notes

Bonnie St. John is a 1984 Paralympics silver medal winner in ski racing. Her education includes a degree with honors from Harvard, a Rhodes scholarship and an M.Litt in Economics from Oxford. Her career includes positions as an award-winning sales rep for IBM and a Clinton White House member of staff. She now is a much-in-demand speaker, who makes over 100 speeches each year to corporations and civic groups. Visit her at www.bonniestjohn.com.

Darcy Deane is an aspiring writer, and the only thing she loves more than interviewing and travel is doing so with her mother.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780446579278
  • Publication date: 24 May 2012
  • Page count: 352
  • Imprint: Center Street
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