Little People, Big Dreams: Ada Lovelacequarto
In the inspiring Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding women from designers and artists to scientists and adventurers. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream.
Meet Ada Lovelace, the daughter of Lord Byron’s daughter, who had a great love of logic and wrote the world's first computer program. As a child, Ada had a big imagination and a talent for mathematics. She grew up in a noble household in England, where she dedicated herself to studying. Her work with the famous inventor, Charles Babbage, on a very early kind of computer made her the world's first computer programmer.
With stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of significant women of the world.
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- Ages: 5 to 8yrs
- Materials: Hardcover
- Imprint: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
- Author: Ma Isabel Sanchez Vergara
- Illustrator: Zafouko Yamamoto
- Dimensions: 32 pages; 7.7in x 9.5in
- Origin: Printed in China
- ISBN: 978-1-7860-3076-4