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

Sidman, Joyce, (author.).

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Athens Regional Library System:
      Athens-Clarke County Library
JUV JB MERIAN
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31001003764793 Available
Athens Regional Library System:
      Bogart Library
JUV JB MERIAN
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31001003620656 Available
Athens Regional Library System:
      Watkinsville/Oconee County Library
JUV JB MERIAN
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31001003761906 Available
Azalea Regional Library System:
      Hancock County Public Library
JUV J BIO MERIAN
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31056008657699 Available
Bartram Trail Regional Library:
      Mary Willis Library
JUV JB MERI
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31004000423900 Available
Bartram Trail Regional Library:
      Taliaferro County Library
JUV JB MERI
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31004000469523 Available
Catoosa County Library System:
      Catoosa County Library
JNONFIC J 920 MERIAN, MARIA
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31687002721759 Available
Conyers-Rockdale Library System:
      Nancy Guinn Memorial Library
JUV J B MERIAN SID
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31015002951565 Available
Dougherty County Public Library:
      Northwest Branch
JUV JB MERIAN SIDMAN, JOYCE
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Flint River Regional Library:
      Fayette County Public Library
JUV J 921 MERIAN
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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780544717138
  • ISBN: 0544717139
  • Physical Description: 120 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The girl in the garden -- Egg -- Hatching -- First instar -- Second instar -- Third instar -- Fourth instar -- Molting -- Pupa -- Eclosing -- Expanding -- Flight -- Egg -- The woman in her world.
Summary, etc.:
"Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman 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:
Middle School.
1110 Lexile.
Ages 10-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
Study Program Information:
Reading Counts! 10.5.
Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 2.0.
Awards:
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal, 2019.
Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries (CBHL) Award of Excellence in Children and Young Adult Literature, 2019
Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject: Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717 > Juvenile literature.
Entomologists > Germany > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Entomology > Germany > History > 17th century > Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustrators > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustration > Germany > History > 17th century > Juvenile literature.
Scientists > Germany > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women naturalists > Germany > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Insects > Metamorphosis > Juvenile literature.
Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717.
Entomologists.
Entomology > Germany > History > 17th century.
Scientific illustrators.
Scientific illustration > Germany > History > 17th century.
Scientists.
Women naturalists.
Insects > Metamorphosis.
Women > Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Biography & Autobiography > Science & Technology.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Animals > Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars.
Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717.
Entomologists.
Entomology.
Scientific illustrators.
Scientific illustration.
Scientists.
Women naturalists.
Insects.
Genre: Juvenile works.
Biography.
History.
Juvenile works.
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