2. Little People, Big Dreams: Marie Curie
The story of a young girl who went against the odds and ended up discovering radium and polonium, leading to progress in treatments for cancer. If you want to encourage your little girl to be a scientist, this is the book to get.
Title: Little People, Big Dreams: Marie Curie
Author: Isabel Sanchez Vegara, with illustrations by Frau Isa
Suitable for ages: 10 to 14
Price: RM44.50 from MPH