In these remarkable true stories, learn how three women overcame hardship to achieve great success in science.
Ada – despite growing up without a father and becoming very sick with measles as a child – went on to become the world's first computer programmer.
Amelia challenged conventional stereotypes, showing the world how brave and adventurous a woman could be by setting aviation records and undertaking dangerous flying missions.
Marie Curie was unable to go to college because she was a woman, but became a renowned scientist and eventually won the Nobel Prize for Physics.
Each of these moving books features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the woman's life.
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books (October 4, 2018)
Author(s): Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Ages: 4 - 7 years
Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
Dimensions: 8.15 x 1.7 x 10.3 inches