Stephen Hawking: A Life Beyond Limits (Trailblazers)

by Alex Woolf (Author)

Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade
Series: Trailblazers

Meet history's game changers! This biography series is for kids who loved Who Was? and are ready for the next level.

In 1974, Stephen Hawking shook the world of physics. His theory on black holes went against everything the science community accepted as fact. How did he make such revolutionary discoveries? From a childhood spent building model airplanes to recognition as one of the greatest scientists of his time, Stephen's genius and endless curiosity powered his work. Find out how this boy who loved science became one of history's greatest trailblazers!

Trailblazers is a biography series that celebrates the lives of amazing pioneers, past and present, from all over the world.

Get inspired by more Trailblazers: Neil Armstrong, Jackie Robinson, Jane Goodall, Harriet Tubman, Albert Einstein, Beyoncé, and Simone Biles.


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Review quotes

"The "Trailblazers" series is the next step up from the "Who Is?" titles, in terms of the length and the depth of information." —School Library Journal
Alex Woolf

Alex Woolf is a published author of over eighty books of fiction and non fiction, mainly for children and young adults. He lives in North London, England.

Claire Philip is an experienced children's editor and writer based in the Essex countryside. She loves writing nonfiction books to ignite a sense of wonder in children, and has worked on hundreds of titles over the last ten years, including for the UK's Natural History Museum. Her favorite topics are the natural world, science, history.

Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9780593124499
Lexile Measure
N/A
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication date
May 20, 2020
Series
Trailblazers
BISAC categories
JNF007090 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Science & Technology
JNF051040 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Science & Nature | Astronomy
JNF051140 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Science & Nature | Physics
Library of Congress categories
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