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Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine

Written by Laurie Wallmark & illustrated by April Chu and Laurie Wallmark
Published by Creston Books
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Jan 1, 2015
Publication Date
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Pages
5-8
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Offers an illustrated telling of the story of Ada Byron Lovelace, from her early creative fascination with mathematics and science and her devastating bout with measles, to the ground-breaking algorithm she wrote for Charles Babbage’s analytical engine.

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Who Wrote Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine

author & illustrator
Laurie Wallmark

Laurie Wallmark has degrees in Biochemistry from Princeton University, Information Systems from Goddard College, and Writing for Children and Young Adults from the Vermont College of Fine Arts. Her debut book, <i>Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine</i> (Creston Books), received four starred reviews (<i>Kirkus</i>, <i>Publishers Weekly</i>, <i>Booklist</i>, and <i>School Library Journal</i>), praise in <i>The New York Times</i>, and numerous awards. Laurie lives in NJ. Twitter: @lauriewallmark.<br /> <br /> With a BFA in Illustration and Entertainment Arts from Pasadena Art Center College of Design in 2007, Katy Wu has worked for Google, Laika, Pixar, CinderBiter, and Simon & Schuster. <i>Grace Hopper </i>was her first picture book; her second was <i>Dumpling Dreams</i>, written by Carrie Clickard (Simon and Schuster). She has also worked on such projects as the feature film <i>Coraline</i>. She lives in New York City. Follow her online at katycwwu.tumblr.com.

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Who Illustrated Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine

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April Chu

April Chu is an architect and an illustrator of children’s books, including Ada Byron Lovelace and the Thinking Machine and In a Village by the Sea. She lives in Oakland, California

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781939547200
Publication Date:
January 1, 2015
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2015017771
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1939547202
ATOS® Book Level:
4.59
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
179119
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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