Marvelous Mattie by Emily Arnold McCully

Title: Marvelous Mattie: How Margaret E. Knight Became an Inventor
Author: Emily Arnold McCully
Illustrator: Emily Arnold McCully
Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux (2006)
ISBN: 9780374348106
 
Marvelous Mattie by Emily Arnold McCully is a memorable picture book that deals with gender roles, tolerance, open-mindedness and independence.
 
Emily Arnold McCully’s book on Margaret E. Knight highlights her stance against restrictive gender roles and her work as a scientist. All of this in a time when many believed “that women’s brains were inadequate for inventing.”

Buy The Book

More Books to Explore

The Children’s Library Lady has over 300 picture books on large variety of topics. You will find specific book, author and illustrator information, as well as resources. You can also browse themed books lists and explore all the books on the website. Click on the book covers below to start exploring what the website has to offer.

*Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. When you click them and then make a purchase I receive a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thanks for supporting my work in this way

Did you enjoy this post? Why not share it!

Marvelous Mattie by How Margaret E. Knight Became an Inventor

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.