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The sequel to the sensational New York Times bestseller inspires girls around the world to dream bigger, aim higher and fight harder.

 

“Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2” is an entirely new collection of 100 bedtime stories that celebrate extraordinary women from Nefertiti to J.k. Rowling.

 

The stories in this New York Times bestseller are the stories that our global community of Rebel Girls wanted to hear. Their passion helped “Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2” break the crowdfunding record set by its predecessor.

About the Authors

Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo are the New York Times bestselling authors of the Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls children’s book series and creators of the Rebel Movement behind it. The series of two volumes respectively feature a collection of 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women past and present, from Elizabeth I and Nefertiti to Serena Williams and Beyoncé.

 

The unique narrative style of the series reinvents each biography into a fairy tale and includes an illustrated portrait from notable female artists around the world, celebrating bold women and inspiring young girls to dream big.

 

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is the most successful publishing crowdfunding campaign in history, and has since been translated to over 47 languages. The print editions of both volumes have been featured on the New York Times Best Sellers List (Volume 1 exceeding 40 weeks), and have sold over two and half million copies worldwide. The audiobook version for both volumes debuted earlier this year, and features high profile narrators including Alicia Keys, Ashley Judd, and Danai Gurira to name a few.

 

Favilli and Cavallo first joined forces in 2012 to found Timbuktu Labs, an award-winning children’s media innovation company. Timbuktu has successfully developed and launched a multitude of mobile applications and editorial products for children, disrupting the publishing industry by working at the intersection of design, technology and e-commerce.​

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Francesca

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Elena

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