Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World by Rachel Ignotofsky

Love stories about science?  What about stories about inspirational women?  In her debut book, Women in Science, Rachel Ignotofsky covers both grounds.  While some readers would expect to see names like Marie Curie and Ada Lovelace listed amongst the famous fifty, others may be surprised to see certain names.  Did you know that famous actress, Hedy Lamarr, was known for her inventions as well as her movie career?  Rachel’s facts are also accompanied by beautiful illustrations of each woman.  The book starts with ancient times and goes all the way up to current day, hoping to inspire other women to work in the field of S.T.E.M.s.