Cheryl Bardoe, Nothing Stopped Sophie

NOTHING STOPPED SOPHIE, illustrated by Barbara McClintock , is a true story which celebrates Sophie Germain, who loved math and changed the world with her discoveries. Lyrical text and intricate illustrations bring to life a story that is especially relevant in an era of STEM educational initiatives and bringing to light the historical accomplishments of women.

“This portrait of a quiet heroine is elegant, striking and sure to inspire.” Kirkus

Cheryl Bardoe has always loved asking questions and always loved writing. Over the years, she has written everything from award-winning children’s books to five-word marketing slogans, from magazine articles to text for museum exhibits, from websites to video scripts. As a teacher of writing, Bardoe encourages writers of all ages to have fun and be confident in their own unique voices.  Her previous books include: Behold: The Beautiful Dung Beetle, a Cook Prize Honor book, a John Burroughs Riverby Award book, and an NSTA Outstanding Science Trade book; Gregor Mendel: The Friar Who Grew Peas, an Orbis Picture Honor Book, an ALA notable book, and an IRA Notable book; Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age, an Orbis Pictus Honor Book, a Bank Street Best Children’s Book selection, and a Junior Library Guild selection; and The Ugly Duckling Dinosaur, a retelling of the classic fairytale with a T. rex.  

Cheryl Bardoe’s site is:  https://www.cherylbardoe.com/

 

Event date: 

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

Secret Garden
2214 NW Market St
Seattle, WA 98107
Nothing Stopped Sophie: The Story of Unshakable Mathematician Sophie Germain Cover Image
By Cheryl Bardoe, Barbara McClintock (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316278201
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 12th, 2018

The true story of eighteenth-century mathematician Sophie Germain, who solved the unsolvable to achieve her dream.


Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle Cover Image
By Cheryl Bardoe, Alan Marks (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781580895552
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Published: Charlesbridge - April 10th, 2018

Dung is a precious pile of food and drink for these beetles.


Gregor Mendel: The Friar Who Grew Peas Cover Image
By Cheryl Bardoe, Jos. A. Smith (Illustrator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9781419718403
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 18th, 2015

Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780810984134
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - March 1st, 2010

The Ugly Duckling Dinosaur: A Prehistoric Tale Cover Image
By Cheryl Bardoe, Roy D. Kennedy (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780810997394
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 1st, 2011

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