Welcome!

Sibert Honoree, Suzanne Slade, is the author of 150 children's books,

an adoptive mother & a mechanical engineer who worked on rockets.

She enjoys writing about women in STEM, hometown Chicago heroes,

space, and more. Children around the world enjoy her books, as well

as a Hamilton actressGrammy-winning singer, an astronaut, and 

the Chicago Symphony Orchestra!

Educators & Librarians: You are tireless, fearless, kind, creative superstars!  As a small thank you, here are a few author videos 

you might enjoy sharing with your students.

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"A respectful, important tribute

to an instrumental rocket scientist."

                          Kirkus Review

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