Marie Curie by Kathleen Krull. Printed by Penguin Party USA (Viking Juvenile). Secretes Oct 4, 2007.Talk about a a€?glowing reputationa€?! Marie Curie, the woman just who created the term radioactivity, won not just one Nobel reward but twoa€”in physics plus in biochemistry, both supposedly girl-phobic sciences. As with her past star-studded biographies of Leonardo da Vinci, Isaac Newton, and Sigmund Freuda€”all three chosen as ALA Notable productsa€”Kathleen Krull supplies people a fascinating portrait within this mythic a€?giant of sciencea€? which abhorred visibility. And she additionally places Curiea€™s ground-breaking discovery of two items around the platform of research during those times.
Pocahontas: Princess on the “” new world “” by Kathleen Krull. Published by Walker & Organization. Released March 20, 2007. She was actually the favored daughter of this head on the Powhatan Indians, and a woman in motion; constantly chuckling, teasing, and dance. But from the moment John Smith and also the colonists of Jamestown arranged base into the woman business in 1607, the lady existence would changes permanently.