From Ada Lovelace (computing) to Marie Curie (Physics and Chemistry), these exceptional women enabled the world to advance in all fields of science including space exploration (Mae Jemison), telecommunications (the actress also genius discoverer Hedy Lamarr), and Biology (Rosalind Franklin). An inspiration going counter to preconceived notions about women and science, presenting a diverse group from around the world.
About the Author
A graduate of Angouleme, France's prestigious graduate school for imagery, Christelle Pecout is the artist of a number of comics series, as well as of a comics bio of Bjork, the Icelandic pop singer. Marie Moinard: Editor, comics writer, and journalist.
"Engaging celebration of women. The broad array of profiles included here is notable and makes this a good selection for science biography collections in need of more inclusive representation." —Traci Glass, Booklist