Children's books that inspire, teach and engage
Book cover photo: NASA
“A Science Author’s Eureka Moment”—
PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE BLOG
MEET DEBORAH 8/31—11 AM AND 1 PM— AT NATIONAL BOOK FESTIVAL IDAHO BOOTH, AND 10/19 (TIME TBD) AT BOSTON BOOK FESTIVAL
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 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 in paperback 2019) and THE TWELVE DAYS OF WINTER, 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 was a national science writing fellow of the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing.
NEW! 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
“…the unique focus of this title offers a whole new look and perspective…It will help both youngsters and adults broaden their views about the scientific profession and the people who work within this field.” School Library Connection