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Author Thimmesh, Catherine, author.

Title Girls think of everything : stories of ingenious inventions by women / Catherine Thimmesh ; illustrated by Melissa Sweet.

Edition New edition.
Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [2018]
©2018
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 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 920 THI    DUE 12-05-20
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Nonfiction  J 920 THI    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Juvenile Nonfiction  J 920 THI    AVAILABLE
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Description 106 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Note Selected timeline on endpapers.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-99) and index.
Contents In the beginning -- Chocolate chip cookie: Ruth Wakefield -- LuminAID: Anna Stork and Andrea Sreshta -- Windshield wipers: Mary Anderson -- Turning plastic into fuel: Azza Abdelhamid Faiad -- Kevlar: Stephanie Kwolek -- Hot seat: Alissa Chavez -- Computer compiler, Grace Murray Hopper -- ReThink, Trisha Prabhu -- Paper bag folding machine, Margaret E. Knight -- Laserphaco probe, Dr. Patricia Bath -- Space bumper, Jeanne Lee Crews -- Combating drought with orange peels: Kiara Nirghin -- Scotchgard: Patsy O. Sherman -- Snugli: Ann Moore -- Roominate: Alice Brooks and Bettina Chen -- Your turn.
Summary Expanded and revised, this new edition of the best-selling book celebrates the ingenious inventions of women throughout time. As inspiring as they are fascinating, these stories empower readers to imagine, to question, to experiment, and then to go forth... and invent.
Audience 960L Lexile
Note 960L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.4 2 43785.
Note Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.4 2 43785.
Subject Stork, Anna -- Juvenile literature.
Anderson, Mary, 1866-1953 -- Juvenile literature.
Kwolek, Stephanie, 1923-2014 -- Juvenile literature.
Hopper, Grace Murray -- Juvenile literature.
Knight, Margaret E., 1838-1914 -- Juvenile literature.
Bath, Patricia, 1942- -- Juvenile literature.
Crews, Jeanne Lee, 1940- -- Juvenile literature.
Sherman, Patsy O'Connell, 1930-2008 -- Juvenile literature.
Moore, Ann, 1940- -- Juvenile literature.
Children's books -- Juvenile literature.
Women inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Inventions -- Juvenile literature.
Inventors -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Biographies.
Added Author Sweet, Melissa, 1956- illustrator.
ISBN 9781328772534 (paper over board)
1328772535 (paper over board)
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