A Brief History of Stephen Hawking
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Library Binding (9/22/2020)
As a young boy, Stephen Hawking loved to read, stargaze, and figure out how things worked. He looked at the world and always asked, Why?
He never lost that curiosity, which led him to make groundbreaking discoveries about the universe as a young man. Even being diagnosed with ALS didn't slow Stephen down. Those questions kept coming. As his body weakened, Stephen's mind expanded--allowing him to unlock secrets of the universe and become one of the most famous scientists of all time.
Stephen always approached life with courage, a sense of humor, and endless curiosity. His story will encourage readers to look at the world around them with new eyes.
Praise For Stay Curious!: A Brief History of Stephen Hawking…
"This biography highlights Hawking’s childhood, his creativity, his curiosity about the world, and his sense of fun and humor. Readers will enjoy this lively, fun biography." -Booklist
"A fine choice for STEM and picture book biography collections." -School Library Journal
Crown Books for Young Readers, 9780399550287, 40pp.
Publication Date: September 22, 2020
About the Author
Paul Brewer has collaborated with his wife, Kathleen Krull, on several books for children. He lives in San Diego. For more, visit him at paulbrewer.com.
Boris Kulikov has illustrated many picture books, including Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille by Jen Bryant, Barnum's Bones: How Barnum Brown Discovered the Most Famous Dinosaur in the World by Tracey Fern, Sandy's Circus: A Story About Alexander Calder by Tanya Lee Stone, and Max'sWords by Kate Banks. Six Dots received the 2017 Schneider Family Book Award. He lives in Brooklyn, New York. For more, visit him at boriskulikov.com.