|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|
|Size:||9.00in x 7.00in|
|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 Note||Catherine 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.