Melanie Mathis Miller

“But Gertie Garza, You’re a Girl! by Melanie Mathis Miller
“But Gertie Garza, You’re a Girl! by Melanie Mathis Miller 683 1024 Reader Views Kids
Little Gertie Gerza likes to play in the mud, catch frogs, and have fun. She’s brave—she even wants to be a lion tamer when she’s older. But some other kids don’t believe that she can be what she wants to be. They tell her, “But Gertie Garza, you’re a girl!” and that she can’t do that. But Gertie has a strong abuela who has never let what others say define who she is or was. Abuela tells Gertie about her adventures around the world, and Gertie realizes she can be just like that too—whatever she wants to be! read more