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Born curious : 20 girls who grew up to be awesome scientists / Martha Freeman ; illustrated by Katy Wu.

Freeman, Martha, 1956- (author.). Wu, Katy, (illustrator.).

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Summary:

"A collection of biographies of twenty groundbreaking women scientists who were curious kids and grew up to make incredible discoveries." --Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 509.252 .F855b 2020 (Text) 37814003335107 JUV NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 02/01/2021 Checked out 03/25/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534421530
  • ISBN: 153442153X
  • Physical Description: 122 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Paula Wiseman Book."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 110-118) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Ellen Swallow Richards -- Joan Beauchamp Procter -- Frances Oldham Kelsey -- Gertrude Belle Elion -- Rosalind Franklin -- Marie Tharp -- Vera Cooper Rubin -- Tu Youyou -- Sylvia Earle -- Lynn Alexander Margulis -- Patricia Era Bath -- Christiane Nusslein-Volhard -- Jocelyn Bell Burnell -- Shirley Anne Jackson -- Ingrid Daubechies -- Adriana Ocampo -- Susan Solomon -- Carol Greider -- May-Britt Moser -- Maryam Mirzakhani -- Afterword: So you want to be a scientist.
Summary, etc.:
"A collection of biographies of twenty groundbreaking women scientists who were curious kids and grew up to make incredible discoveries." --Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
1000L Lexile
Subject: Women scientists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.
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