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Marie Curie: Volume 6

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Frau Isa

Marie Curie: Volume 6

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  • Facts & Information - lists, stats and plenty of facts
  • Facts & Information - lists, stats and plenty of facts

Average rating

5 out 5

50 reviews

In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Marie Curie, the Nobel Prize–winning scientist. When Marie was young, she was unable to go to college because she was a woman. But when she was older, her scientific work was respected around the world. Her discoveries of radium and polonium dramatically helped in the fight against cancer, and she went on to win the Nobel Prize for Physics! This moving book 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. Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling biography series for kids that explores the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series of books offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback and paperback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. With rewritten text for older children, the treasuries each bring together a multitude of dreamers in a single volume. You can also collect a selection of the books by theme in boxed gift sets. Activity books and a journal provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children. Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!  

Reviews

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GREAT! LOVE IT!

Countess Ariel Flattery 06.05.2024

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I like this book!

Captain Phoenix Elephant 07.09.2023

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Marie was an amazing scientist and the first woman to win a Nobel prize!

Professor Petronella Spaghetti-Hoops 27.08.2023

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Very educational

Captain Blossom Owl 15.08.2023

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I like books like this because it is a real story and it has a little message. Non fiction

Anonymous 10.08.2023

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very interesting

Anonymous 09.08.2023

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I enjoyed learning about Marie’s life

Madam Candyfloss Rollerskate 03.08.2023

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The book was a little bit too short for me but inspired me to find out more information about Marie Curie on the internet. They are some interesting facts about Marie Curie, she won the Nobel two times for chemistry and physics and this was absolutely amazing!

Ambassador Leach Waxwork 28.07.2023

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This book is non fiction. I liked it a lot because it was very interesting and it told you that she won a Nobel prize . I would recommend it.

Count Chester Volcano 25.07.2023

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I liked when she met Pierre

Lieutenant Race-car Waterfall 03.07.2023

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I like it because it's a boo about a woman who was a great scientist and it shows that women are just as good as men at science! I enjoyed reading the story of her life. I recommend it to all boys and girls

Empress Pinky Sequins 04.09.2022

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It's a wonderful book with lovely illustrations. There were difficult times in Marie's life which made me sad but she was very resilient and determined. Also, she inspired me to like science.

Senorita Candyfloss Sequins 02.09.2022

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I thought this book was very good because it taught me things about Marie Curie that I didn't know. It interested me because my new class at school is named after Marie Curie so I wanted to find out why. I would recommend this book to children who like science because the book is about a famous scientist.

Sergeant Sandwich Glitterball 24.08.2022

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I love this book. Marie Curie interests me because she is a scientist. Would recommend this book to everybody who likes science

Senorita Sapphire Archer 17.08.2022

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Marie curie was very clever she invented medicines and won prizes!

Anonymous 13.08.2022

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I found it interesting learning all about Marie curie

Director Angel Fascination 05.08.2022

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Lovely.

Anonymous 27.07.2022

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It was a very, very good book. I liked to know about Marie Curie and I enjoyed reading about her.

Madam Kiki Sparrow 27.07.2022

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My favourite bit was when she won the 2nd noble award because people in little people big dreams win that a lot

Officer Petronella Arlington 17.07.2022

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This book inspired me and all the science interested me. I would totally recommend it.

Anonymous 14.07.2022

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