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A bold new non-fiction series for 7+ readers focusing on the lives of inspirational historical and modern figures.

In 1969 history was made when the first humans stepped on the moon. Back on earth, one woman was running the numbers that ensured they got there and back in one piece.

As a child, Katherine Johnson loved maths. She went on to be one of the most important people in the history of space travel. Discover her incredible life story in this beautifully illustrated book complete with narrative biography, timelines and facts.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780241375440

    June 18, 2019

    Puffin

    128 pages

    RRP $21.00

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