1st ed.; Advance reader's ed. - New York : Christy Ottaviano Books/Henry Holt and Co., 2013.
 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Who says women cannot be doctors?
Includes bibliographical references.
An introduction to the life and achievements of the first American female doctor describes the limited career prospects available to women in the early nineteenth-century, the opposition Blackwell faced while pursuing a medical education, and her pioneering medical career that opened doors for future generations of women.