Quick – Name 5 famous women scientists. Only 5 – women in science. Go ahead. Listening. After Marie Curie and Jane Goodall.. and maybe one or two others… are you scratching your head? Wondering WHY in the WORLD you can.not.name.5 (only 5). women.scientists? We can probably name 5 male scientists. Or 5 brands of shampoo. Or 5 hot-dog toppings. But to name 5 women scientists who made major discoveries… nope. Drawing a blank. Doesn’t it make you wonder why?
- #GirlBoss scientists
- Creative illustrations
- Fab Facts for women scientists
- Trendy layout
- Captivating (book) cover (perfect for the coffee table)
- Hard to put down…
- Women empowerment & recognition
- So much fun to read…discover…and then read some more!
Not only does this book show off what women have done, discovered and discussed in science – it shows off #GirlPower and encourages all young girls to LEAP at any chance they have to observe and be curious in ANY field they want. Science, math… whatever. Do it. Be inspired. Fly!
Always feels like another step towards gender equality to see the amazing accomplishments that came before us in this book and to acknowledge these ladies intellectual gifts. Celebrate it all – and learn a little something in the process!
I received this book from the Blogging for Books program in exchange for this review but all opinions are my own.