Marie Curie
Marie Curie
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Marie Curie

Written and illustrated by Demi
Published by Henry Holt and Co (BYR)
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Celebrated author and artist Demi beautifully portrays the life and story of Marie Curie, the revolutionary scientist and winner of two Nobel Prizes. Maria Salomea Sklodowaska was born on November 7, 1867. Her family called her Manya, but the world would remember her by another name: Marie Curie, one of the greatest scientists who ever lived. In a time when few women attended college, Marie earned degrees in physics and mathematics and went on to discover two elements: radium and polonium. She also invented a new word along the way: radioactive. This book celebrates her momentous achievements while also educating its readers about her scientific accomplishments and their implications.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9781627793896
    Publication Date
    February 20, 2018
    Page Count
    40
    Reading Age
    4 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2017016323
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    1627793895
    Lexile® Level
    AD980L
    ATOS® Book Level
    6.1
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    194713
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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