Author(s): Pénélope Bagieu (Illustrator)
Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen their indomitable spirit.
With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist P n lope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies.
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In Brazen, celebrated cartoonist Penelope Bagieu tells the true stories of daring women throughout history. Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen: their indomitable spirit.
Penelope Bagieu was born in Paris in 1982, to Corsican and Basque parents. She is a bestselling graphic novel author and her editorial illustrations have appeared all over the French media. She blogs, drums in a rock band, and watches lots of nature shows. Her books with First Second include Exquisite Corpse and California Dreamin'.