The Girl with a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists #3) (Paperback)

The Girl with a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists #3) By Julia Finley Mosca, Daniel Rieley (Illustrator) Cover Image

The Girl with a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague (Amazing Scientists #3) (Paperback)

Meet Raye Montaguethe hidden mastermind who made waves in the U.S. Navy

After touring a German submarine in the early 1940s, young Raye set her sights on becoming an engineer. Little did she know sexism and racial inequality would challenge that dream every step of the way, even keeping her greatest career accomplishment a secret for decades. Through it all, the gifted mathematician persistedfinally gaining her well-deserved title in history: a pioneer who changed the course of ship design forever.

The Girl With a Mind for Math: The Story of Raye Montague is the third book in a riveting educational series about the inspiring lives of amazing scientists. In addition to the illustrated rhyming tale, you'll find a complete biography, fun facts, a colorful timeline of events, and even a note from Montague herself

JULIA FINLEY MOSCA is a copywriter and former journalist who spent more than a decade in Hollywood crafting messages for money. After working with such recognizable brands as Entertainment Tonight, Yahoo!, American Greetings, and JibJab, she landed her most rewarding job yet―mom to one ferociously curious and spunky little girl. The Amazing Scientists series marks Mosca's debut into the magical world of children's books.DANIEL RIELEY is a British freelance illustrator based in Lisbon. After studying at The Arts Institute Bournemouth, taking an epic backpacking adventure in Australia, and working 3 years in London, he decided to take off to sunny Portugal. For the last 2 years, Daniel has been working on several illustration projects in advertising, print, card design, and children's picture books. When Daniel is not drawing you can probably find him trying to catch waves, taking photos with old cameras, or playing his newly discovered sport Padel.
Product Details ISBN: 9781943147700
ISBN-10: 1943147701
Publisher: Innovation Press
Publication Date: March 3rd, 2020
Pages: 40
Language: English
Series: Amazing Scientists