Marie Curie (Little People Big Dreams) by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara & Frau Isa
In the Little People Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. This edition tells the story of Marie Curie, whose love of learning helped her to revolutionise the fight against cancer with her discovery of radium and polonium. This inspiring and informative little biography features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the scientist's life. This empowering series celebrates the important life stories of wonderful women of the world. These books make the lives of these role models accessible for children, providing a powerful message to inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world!
Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara was born in Barcelona, Spain, and is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture. Frau Isa is an artist and illustrator based in Vienna, Austria. She mostly paints with acrylics on canvas, and also works in digital art. She runs a small graphic design company with her husband Oliver.
Hardback: 32 pages.
25cm x 20cm.
Age: 5 to 8 Years.