|Nancy Pelosi grew up in a large family with five older brothers. They found out early that she couldnt be bossed around! Today, she is the Speaker of the Housethe first woman ever to hold that title. People used to call Congress the biggest boys club in Washington, D.C. But Speaker Pelosi has changed the rules. Shes a mother, a grandmotherand one of the most powerful people in America.|
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Gives readers a close-up look at key figures from a variety of arenas--from sports to politics--offering insight into each person's early life, inspirations, and the struggles they faced on their rise to greatness.An introduction to the life and career of America's first female Speaker of the House.