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Author Sidman, Joyce, author.
Title The girl who drew butterflies : how Maria Merian's art changed science / written by Joyce Sidman.
Pub Info Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018]
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Barnstable (Sturgis) Juv.  J 595.7 SID     AVAILABLE
 Brewster-Children's Coll.  J 92 MERIAN     AVAILABLE
 Brooks(Harwich)-Children  J 92 MERIAN     DUE 12-06-22
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 921 Mer     AVAILABLE
 Cotuit Children's Room  J 595.7 SID     AVAILABLE
 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J B MERIAN     AVAILABLE
 East Falmouth-Children's  J 920 Merian     AVAILABLE
 Eastham-Children's Coll.  J 92 MERIAN     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J BIOGRAPHY 920 Merian     AVAILABLE
 Hyannis Children's Room  J BIOGRAPHY Merian     AVAILABLE

Descript 120 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Accelerated Reader MG 7.7 2 2 196200
Audience Ages 10-12.
Grades 4 to 6.
Summary "Newbery-Honor winning author Joyce Sidman explores the extraordinary life and scientific discoveries of Maria Merian, who discovered the truth about metamorphosis and documented the science behind the mystery in this visual biography that features many original paintings by Maria herself."-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The girl in the garden -- Egg -- Hatching -- First instar -- Second instar -- Third instar -- Fourth instar -- Molting -- Pupa -- Eclosing -- Expanding -- Flight -- Egg -- The woman in her world.
Subject Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717 -- Juvenile literature.
Merian, Maria Sibylla, 1647-1717.
Entomologists -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Entomology -- Germany -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustrators -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Scientific illustration -- Germany -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.
Scientists -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women naturalists -- Germany -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Insects -- Metamorphosis -- Juvenile literature.
Entomologists.
Entomology -- Germany -- History -- 17th century.
Scientific illustrators.
Scientific illustration -- Germany -- History -- 17th century.
Scientists.
Women naturalists.
Insects -- Metamorphosis.
Women -- Biography.
Genre Biography.
ISBN 9780544717138 (hardcover)
0544717139 (hardcover)
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