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613 Ahwahnee Court
Walnut Creek, CA, 94596
United States

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Children's books that inspire, teach and engage

Book cover photo: NASA

MEET DEBORAH AT HER ALA SIGNING 6/22, 2-2:50 PM,
AT THE NATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL IDAHO BOOTH 8/31,
AND AT THE BOSTON BOOK FESTIVAL 10/19 

BEAUTY AND THE BEAK is now in trade paperback, and Scholastic and Follett book fairs!

Contact Deborah for visits and presentations"The students were enthralled! Deborah's enthusiasm was infectious.”

Deborah Lee Rose is an internationally published, award-winning author of many books including the new SCIENTISTS GET DRESSED (Persnickety Press, Fall 2019). BEAUTY AND THE BEAK: HOW SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, AND A 3D-PRINTED BEAK RESCUED A BALD EAGLE, coauthored with Idaho raptor biologist Janie Veltkamp, won the Bank Street College Cook Prize for Best STEM Picture Book and AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books. Deborah wrote the humorous school classics THE TWELVE DAYS OF KINDERGARTEN (new I paperback for fall 2019) and THE TWELVE DAYS OF WINTER, as well as JIMMY THE JOEY about a young koala's rescue, and INTO THE A, B, SEA with nearly a quarter million copies sold. She helped create and directed communications for the ALA/AASL honored, NSF/Oracle funded STEM activity website howtosmile.org and was senior science writer at UC Berkeley's Lawrence Hall of Science. Born in Philadelphia, Deborah graduated from Cornell University and has been a national science writing fellow of the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing.

Deborah previewing SCIENTISTS GET DRESSED at 2019 AAAS National Meeting Family Science Days

Deborah previewing SCIENTISTS GET DRESSED at 2019 AAAS National Meeting Family Science Days

 NEW FOR FALL 2019! SCIENTISTS GET DRESSED

Preorder Scientists Get Dressed

IF YOU WERE A SCIENTIST, HOW WOULD YOU GET DRESSED? EXPLORE HOW SCIENTISTS SUIT UP, GOWN UP, GEAR UP, EVEN DRESS UP IN COSTUME TO MAKE NEW DISCOVERIES, SAVE LIVES AND SAVE OUR PLANET.

“While the scientists in the book include pioneers in their fields and environmental heroes, SCIENTISTS GET DRESSED captures the important fact that scientists work everywhere, and are everyday people children might encounter.”
— Christine Royce, author of “Teaching Through Trade Books” column, NSTA Science and Children journal

“Rose puts an unusually diverse gallery of researchers on the figurative runway…an eye-opening catalog of STEM wear.”Kirkus Reviews