Read the entire feature on CNN.com and enjoy meeting author Katie Hughes and the young makers featured in Girls Who Build.
SLJ.com's Elizabeth Bird Interviews author Katie Hughes
"For years, Katie Hughes has been challenging the stubborn belief that a career in the trades is no place for a girl. Girls Who Build fosters curiosity and redefines what's possible for young girls in the digital age. If there's girl in your life, get this book into her hands, and watch what happens."— Mike Rowe, host of "Dirty Jobs"
"Such a great resource for girls, and women, too, who are curious and want to learn. I wish I had this book when I was younger!"— Kate T. Parker, author of Strong is the New Pretty
"Katie Hughes knows can-do determination, and her love for her craft shines through in Girls Who Build. Her book will inspire the next generation of girls to master the art of building!"— Tim Leatherman, Founder of Leatherman Tool Group, Inc.