Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women

Category: Book
Illustrated By: Sweet, Melissa
By (author): Thimmesh, Catherine
Subject:  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Girls & Women
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Experiments & Projects
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Published: October 2018
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 112
Size: 9.00in x 7.00in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*This updated edition of the bestsellingGirls Think of Everything, by Sibert-winner Catherine Thimmesh and Caldecott Honor winner Melissa Sweet, retains all the integrity of the original but includes expanded coverage of inventions (and inventors) to better reflect our diverse and technological world.

In kitchens and living rooms, in garages and labs and basements, even in converted chicken coops, women and girls have invented ingenious innovations that have made our lives simpler and better. What inspired these girls, and just how did they turn their ideas into realities?
     Retaining reader-tested favorite inventions, this updated edition of the best-sellingGirls Think of Everything features seven new chapters that better represent our diverse and increasingly technological world, offering readers stories about inventions that are full of hope and vitality-empowering them to think big, especially in the face of adversity.
 
From The Publisher*

This updated edition of the bestselling Girls Think of Everything, by Sibert-winner Catherine Thimmesh and Caldecott Honor winner Melissa Sweet, retains all the integrity of the original but includes expanded coverage of inventions (and inventors) to better reflect our diverse and technological world.

Biographical NoteCatherine Thimmesh is the award-winning children's-book author of  Team Moon, winner of the Sibert Medal. Visit her online at www.catherinethimmesh.com. 
 
Melissa Sweet is the Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator of many books for children, including Some Writer! The Story of E. B. White and  Balloons Over Broadway. Visit her online at www.melissasweet.net.