Meet acclaimed non-fiction children’s author Cheryl Bardoe (Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle, Mammoths and Mastodons: Titans of the Ice Age) who will talk all about her great new book Nothing Stopped Sophie! This excellent new picture book biography shows how mathematician Sophie Germain changed the world with her perseverance to a dream that many thought was impossible! EPL Collections Manager Betsy Bird praised Nothing Stopped Sophie on her celebrated Fuse #8 blog: “I love this book…a lot of boys and girls are going to love this book too.” Cheryl will discuss why she wanted to share Sophie’s amazing story, engage with some STEM related activities, answer questions, and sign books that will be on sale at the event from The Book Stall. Registration begins June 25! Register online, in person, or by calling 847-448-8610.Register
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