Featured books by Lucy Knisley

You Are New

You Are New

By: Lucy Knisley
Age Level: 0-3
Reading Level: Pre-Reader
Genre: Nonfiction

More for the adults in a baby’s life, this engaging book reminds readers what babies can do now and what they can look forward to enjoying, particularly sharing lots of love. All goings -on are demonstrated by children of various hues in gently crafted illustration on open pages.

Books illustrated by Lucy Knisley

Margaret and the Moon: How Margaret Hamilton Saved the First Lunar Landing

Margaret and the Moon: How Margaret Hamilton Saved the First Lunar Landing

By: Dean Robbins
Illustrated by: Lucy Knisley
Age Level: 3-6
Reading Level: Beginning Reader
Genre: Nonfiction, Biography

Margaret loved to solve all kinds of problems coming up with original ideas. She wondered why more girls didn’t grow up to be doctors or scientists. So, she studied hard and finally convinced NASA to use her software programs to get astronauts to the moon and back. Cartoon illustrations complement the conversational text. Additional information about Margaret, additional resources and photos of Margaret conclude this empowering sketch.

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