The former First Daughter makes her picture book debut this month with She Persisted, a collective biography of 13 women whose determined perseverance paved the way for their achievements. The book takes its title from an incident at the February confirmation hearings for Attorney General Jeff Sessions—perhaps the only picture book in publishing history that can make that claim.
This is an incredibly quick turnaround. Had you been thinking about a book like this for a while when Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell uttered his now-famous censure of Elizabeth Warren—“She was warned. Nevertheless, she persisted”—in February? Read more here