Girls Think of Everything

Girls Think of Everything

Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women

Book - 2018 | New edition.
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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.
Publisher: Boston :, Houghton Mifflin,, [2018]
©2018
Edition: New edition.
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9781328772534
1328772535
Characteristics: 106 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Sweet, Melissa 1956-- Illustrator
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.

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LPL_DanC Jan 25, 2017

Another great book for anyone who enjoyed Rachel Ignotofsky's Women in Science.

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JuigyFruits
Aug 10, 2011

This is a really great book. It tells you all about some really important inventions made by women and girls. It's one of my favourite books!

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