I want the Underling to know that women have always been a part of science, but often not recognized for their contributions. Even more importantly (to me personally) is that the Underling grows up expecting to see women in scientific roles.
However, these two to three sentences are written in such a way that they allow every child living in a similar situation to see themselves in this book in a profound and meaningful way. What makes this book unique is that children not living in similar circumstances are reminded how much they have in common with Samantha through her narration. It’s a beautiful and compelling story of hope.
Below is a book list for Thomas Edison titles for ages 5 to 18.
Lee Morgan died before his time. He was like other musicians that way. But, you only have to listen to a few minutes of his trumpet to understand what makes him different from other musicians.