"Inspired by She persisted by Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger." -- Title page.
"Based on the bestselling picture book series by Chelsea Clinton & Alexandra Boiger"--Cover.
"In this chapter book biography by bestselling author and physician Sayantani DasGupta, readers learn about the amazing life of Virginia Apgar--and how she persisted. There weren't many women who tried to become doctors when Virginia Apgar went to medical school--but she didn't let that stop her. After a professor discouraged from becoming a surgeon, she became an anesthesiologist instead and created the famous Apgar test to check the health of newborn babies. It's a test that's still used in hospitals across the world today!" -- Amazon.com.
"A biography of Virginia Apgar in the She Persisted series"-- Provided by publisher.
Ages 6-9 Philomel Books.
Grades 2-3 Philomel Books.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 47-54).