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The girl who drew butterflies

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The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science

Sidman, Joyce.

Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]

120 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 24 cm.

"Explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."-- Provided by publisher.

Reading Level: 6.7

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Biography - ElementaryBiography - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

9780544717138

LC Call No:

QL31.M53 S53 2018

Dewey Class No:

595.7/092 B 23

Author:

Sidman, Joyce.

Title:

The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science / Joyce Sidman.

Publisher:

Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]

Physical:

120 p. : ill. (some col.), col. map ; 24 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, December 2017

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, October 2017

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Starred, January 2018

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, November 2017

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, October 2017

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, November 2017

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, November 2018

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin (Center for Children's Books), February 2018

Summary:

"Explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."-- Provided by publisher.

Target Audience:

6.7.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett School Solutions.

Awards Note:

Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award/Honors, 2019

Subject:

Merian, Maria Sibylla,--1647-1717.

Subject:

Entomologists--Biography.

Subject:

Entomology--History.

Subject:

Scientific illustrators--Biography.

Subject:

Scientific illustration--History.

Subject:

Scientists--Germany--Biography.

Subject:

Naturalists--Germany--Biography.

Subject:

Women--Germany--Biography.

Subject:

Insects--Metamorphosis.

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510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Booklist, October 2017
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    $c   Provided by publisher.
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