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  • Finding wondersFinding wonders : three girls who changed science

    Atkins, Jeannine, 1953-

    "A biographical novel in verse of three different girls in three different time periods who grew up to become groundbreaking scientists"--Provided by publisher.

  • Radioactive!Radioactive! : how Irène Curie & Lise Meitner revolutionized science and changed the world

    Conkling, Winifred.

    Presents the story of two female physicists whose discoveries led to the creation of the atomic bomb.

  • Wonder at the edge of the worldWonder at the edge of the world

    Helget, Nicole Lea, 1976-

    Lu Wonder, a bright, curious girl who hopes to be a scientist, sets out from her Kansas home in 1855 with her best friend Eustace, a slave, on a journey to Antarctica to protect a mysterious artifact and hide it from the man responsible for her father's death.

  • The curious world of Calpurnia TateThe curious world of Calpurnia Tate

    Kelly, Jacqueline.

    "In rural Texas in 1900, when a storm blows change into town in the form of a visiting veterinarian, twelve-year-old Callie discovers a life and a vocation she desperately wants. But with societal expectations as they are, she will need all her wits and courage to realize her dreams"--Provided by publisher.

  • Wonder womenWonder women : 25 innovators, inventors, and trailblazers who changed history

    Maggs, Sam.

    "Tells the stories of the brilliant, brainy, and totally rad women in history who broke barriers as scientists, engineers, mathematicians, adventurers, and inventors. Plus, interviews with real-life women in STEM careers, an extensive bibliography, and a guide to women-centric science and technology organizations--all to show the many ways the geeky girls of today can help to build the future."--Provided by publisher. .

  • PrimatesPrimates : the fearless science of Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas

    Ottaviani, Jim.

    In graphic novel format, explores the lives and work of scientists Jane Goodall, Dian Fossey, and Biruté Galdikas, who lived with and studied chimpanzees, gorillas, and orangutans, respectively, in their natural habitats, creating between them a body of work that greatly improved our understanding of primates, including humans.

  • The thrilling adventures of Lovelace and BabbageThe thrilling adventures of Lovelace and Babbage

    Padua, Sydney.

    A humorous take on the relationship between Ada King Lovelace and Charles Babbage, with an alternate reality in which they actually build a computer and use it to change the world in different ways.

  • Hidden figuresHidden figures : the American dream and the untold story of the Black women mathematicians who helped win the space race

    Shetterly, Margot Lee.

    "Before John Glenn orbited Earth, or Neil Armstrong walked on the Moon, a group of dedicated female mathematicians known as 'human computers' used pencils, slide rules and adding machines to calculate the numbers that would launch rockets, and astronauts, into space. Among these problem-solvers were a group of exceptionally talented African American women, some of the brightest minds of their generation..."--Amazon.com.

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Popular Titles

  • Whoosh!Whoosh! : Lonnie Johnson's super-soaking stream of inventions

    Barton, Chris.

    A biography of Lonnie Johnson, an engineer at NASA who is best know for inventing the Super Soaker water gun.

  • The Nazi invasion, 1944The Nazi invasion, 1944

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    In 1944, Max and Zena Rosen escape from their Polish ghetto and the Nazis and join up with Jewish resistance fighters.

  • Tommysaurus rexTommysaurus rex

    TenNapel, Doug.

    To help him get over the death of his dog, Ely's parents send him to Grandpa's farm for the summer, but when Ely discovers a Tyrannosaurus Rex trapped in a cave on the farm, he tries to tame the dinosaur and convince the whole town that his new pet is not a threat.

  • SquishSquish

    Holm, Jennifer L.

    The young amoeba Squish, inspired by his favorite comic book hero, Super Amoeba, tries to navigate his way through school and save his friends and the world from the evils that lurk in the halls.

  • The shark attacks of 1916The shark attacks of 1916

    Tarshis, Lauren.

    Ten-year-old Chet Roscow, who had been thrilled by the news of an aggressive great white shark attacking people all along the Atlantic coast, goes swimming with his friends in Springfield, New Jersey, one day, and wonders if he sees a shark in the water.

  • Diary of a wimpy kidDiary of a wimpy kid : the last straw

    Kinney, Jeff.

    Middle-schooler Greg Heffley nimbly sidesteps his father's attempts to change Greg's wimpy ways until his father threatens to send him to military school.

  • AmuletAmulet / Stonekeeper

    Kibuishi, Kazu, 1978-

    In graphic novel format, a world of terrible, man-eating demons, a mechanical rabbit, a giant robot--and two ordinary children on a life-or-death mission.

  • Diary of a wimpy kidDiary of a wimpy kid : Rodrick rules

    Kinney, Jeff.

    Greg attempts to navigate the hazards of middle school, impress the girls, steer clear of the school talent show, and most important, to keep his secret safe.

  • Rock JawRock Jaw : master of the Eastern border

    Smith, Jeff, 1960 Feb. 27-

    While trying to return a rat creature cub to the mountains, Fone & Smiley Bone encounter yet another adversary, the sly and mighty mountain lion Roque Ja.

  • Diary of a wimpy kidDiary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal

    Kinney, Jeff.

    Greg records his experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship.

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