Summary: In this picture book biography, young readers will learn all about Elizebeth Friedman (1892-1980), a brilliant American code breaker who smashed Nazi spy rings, took down gangsters, and created the CIA's first cryptology unit. Her story came to light when her secret papers were finally declassified in 2015. From thwarting notorious rumrunners with only paper and pencil to "counter-spying into...
Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2021
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 FRI
Summary: Offers an illustrated telling of the story of Ada Byron Lovelace, from her early creative fascination with mathematics and science and her devastating bout with measles, to the ground-breaking algorithm she wrote for Charles Babbage's analytical engine.
Publisher / Publication Date: Creston Books 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 LOV
Summary: "Much like us, dinosaurs love to have fun. Dinosaurs from all around gather together to play instruments, dance, and sing before bedtime. But soon the dinosaurs grow tired and need their rest"--
Publisher / Publication Date: 2021
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Summary: Shares the life of the actress and inventor, detailing how she developed a groundbreaking communications system that still remains essential to the security of today's technology.
Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2019