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Girls Think of Everything : Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women (Reprint) (Paperback) (Catherine

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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. Their creations are some of the most enduring (the windshield wiper) and best loved (the chocolate chip cookie). What inspired these women, and just how did they turn their ideas into realities?

Features women inventors Ruth Wakefield, Mary Anderson, Stephanie Kwolek, Bette Nesmith Graham, Patsy O. Sherman, Ann Moore, Grace Murray Hopper, Margaret E. Knight, Jeanne Lee Crews, and Valerie L. Thomas, as well as young inventors ten-year-old Becky Schroeder and eleven-year-old Alexia Abernathy. Illustrated in vibrant collage by Caldecott Honor artist Melissa Sweet.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 57
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Inventions, History, Women
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Catherine Thimmesh
Language: English
Street Date: March 11, 2002
TCIN: 52273721
UPC: 9780618195633
Item Number (DPCI): 248-44-7371
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