In the Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream. The book follows Marie Curie, whose love of learning helped her to revolutionise the fight against cancer with her discovery of radium and polonium. This inspiring and informative little biography comes with extra facts about Marie's life at the back.
Author: Isabel Sanchez Vegara
Illustration: Frau Isa
Series: Little People, Big Dreams
Publishers: Frances Lincoln Publishers
Publication Date: 22nd Feb 2017
Product Dimensions: 199 x 248 x 11mm
“The kind of books that adults will covet and collect as well… The language and structure is simple enough for young readers, while a biographical timeline at the end of each book offers greater historical complexity”
Best children’s books for spring - “Strikingly illustrated, they’re superb first biographies for younger readers.”
(The Huffington Post)
(Parents in Touch 2017-02-19)
About the Author
ISABEL SÃNCHEZ VERGARA, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.