Reef, Catherine. Florence Nightingale: The Courageous Life of the Legendary Nurse. 2016. 184p. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Clarion Books, $18.99. (9780544535800). Gr. 7-up.
Florence Nightingale defied Victorian England’s rigid rules for women, by becoming a nurse, advocating for women’s inclusion in the medical field, and changing nursing forever.