Girls Think of Everything

Girls Think of Everything

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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?
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 203 x 229 x 5mm | 204.12g
  • Boston, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0618195637
  • 9780618195633
  • 15,444

Review quote

GIRLS THINK OF EVERYTHING is a wonderful book, as surprising as it is inspiring .... Buy this book for the girl you love today, and she may well become a mother of invention tomorrow. -- Pulitzer Prize winner Natalie Angier, author of WOMAN: AN INTIMATE GEOGRAPHY, 1999 National Book Award finalist BOX This very attractive, informative book will find an audience among browsers and report writers alike. --Booklist, boxed review (3/15/00) Booklist, ALA, Starred Review An outstanding collective biography of women and girls who changed the world with their inventions. --School Library Journal (4/00) School Library Journal This book is an inspired ode to women inventors. --Publishers Weekly Publishers Weekly
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1,085 ratings
4.12 out of 5 stars
5 41% (450)
4 36% (392)
3 18% (190)
2 4% (40)
1 1% (13)
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