Science books for mighty girls

I just stumbled across this list of books designed to encourage young girls to show an interest in science. My daughter is suddenly obsessed with doing odd experiments (which at the moment tend to involve plastic pots, washing up liquid, sugar and water…) so I may well check out a few of these.

Has anyone read any of these – or can you recommend any other books for budding young scientists – boys or girls?

Advertisements

4 comments

  1. I can’t recommend the Horrible Science books highly enough. It was reading the Horrible Science book Deadly Diseases by Nick Arnold at a young age that first sparked my interest in medical research (which is my actual job now, somehow). Also, I haven’t read it yet, but Ada Lovelace: Computer Wizard of Victorian England looks very cool!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s