She Persisted: Nellie Bly

She Persisted


Author: Michelle Knudsen, Chelsea Clinton


Illustrator: Alexandra Boiger, Gillian Flint

Nellie Bly was a journalist and one of the first investigative reporters ever. She went undercover to expose wrongdoing and famously raced around the world so she could write about the experience for her newspaper. Reaching for her dreams wasn’t easy. But Nellie never gave up, no matter how many obstacles she faced—and she helped others along the way.

In this chapter book biography by New York Times bestselling author Michelle Knudsen, readers learn about the amazing life of Nellie Bly—and how she persisted. Complete with an introduction from Chelsea Clinton!