The Little People Big Dreams series by Maria Isabel Sanchez is a gorgeous collection of accessible biographies for children.
Little People Big Dreams, Florence Nightingale features quirky illustrations as it takes you through the life of the social reformer. It was expected that Florence would find a husband and settle down but that kind of life wasn’t for her. Her calling was caring for the sick and the poor, so she followed her passion with her whole heart and trained to be a nurse.
The hardback book is told as a story with facts and photos at the back.
The Little People Big Dreams Series allows children to discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. View our collection here.
The book takes you through the life of Florence Nightingale with photographs and a timeline. It’s a wonderful addition for anyone wanting to expand their child’s book collection, or perhaps with a Year 2 child. This Little People Big Dreams collection features real life role models for the next generation, we can’t recommend them enough.