Vooks Showcases America’s “Courageous First Ladies” in New Biographical Storybook

In time to celebrate the Fourth of July, Vooks is pleased to announce a new storybook showcasing 11 “Courageous First Ladies Who Changed The World.” Details are provided below and be sure to login into the Vooks platform to read the all-new salute to some of America’s remarkable leaders. Remember Vooks offers a free-seven-day trial-so please try it out!

Courageous First Ladies Highlights Iconic Women Who Left An Indelible Mark on American History, Spanning From Martha Washington & Dolly Madison, to Jacqueline Kennedy, Betty Ford, Michelle Obama & More

Vooks, the world’s first and only streaming platform bringing storybooks to life through animation, presents the all-new storybook Courageous First Ladies Who Changed The World just in time for the Fourth of July. Written by Heidi Poelman, the historical page-turner features illustrations by Giovana Medeiros and is published by Familius.

Available now, Courageous First Ladies Who Changed The World celebrates 11 trailblazing women who played key roles in their husbands’ presidencies and left an indelible mark on American history that is still felt to this day. Though they came from different backgrounds and different life experiences, they refused to be defined by their circumstances and they each shared a common goal: to strive to make change for the better.

Fun and informative profiles include historical icons such as America’s very first First Lady, Martha WashingtonAbigail Adams, who fought for women’s rights in the new land; and Eleanor Roosevelt, known as “The Most Important First Lady In History”; as well as modern favorites such as fine arts enthusiast Jacqueline Kennedy; cancer survivor and substance abuse/addiction advocate Betty Ford; health and nutrition champion Michelle Obama, and many more. Additionally, Courageous First Ladies Who Changed The World explores important values such as selflessness, perseverance, education, and humility, while encouraging young readers to forge their own path and make their own change.

Courageous First Ladies Who Changed The World is the perfect complement to the Fourth of July festivities, introducing children to some of the brave women who helped shape America,” said Russell Hirtzel, Vooks Co-Founder and Chief Content Officer. “Biographical pieces are a favorite with our readers, and we are proud to add this latest offering to our ever-growing library. Packed with vibrant illustrations and inspiring quotes, young readers will not want to miss this exciting new storybook that brings each of these incredible women to life in bold detail.”

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The service is available worldwide and can be enjoyed on all popular devices including Apple’s iPad, iPhone, and Apple TV, as well as Android platforms and devices. Readers can enjoy unlimited access to the platform’s diverse content library for $4.99 per month or $49.99 a year. The platform also offers a seven-day credit-card free trial for those who would like to interact with Vooks before purchasing.

-From the Vooks PR Department