Sibert Honoree, Suzanne Slade, is the author of 150 children's books,
an adoptive mother & a mechanical engineer who worked on rockets.
She often writes about women in STEM, her Chicago hometown heroes,
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.
New Books for 2022!
"A respectful, important tribute
to an instrumental rocket scientist."
— Kirkus Review
"Readers will find a lot of charm here, and the illustrations bring one back to the period, into the rural Tennessee mountains, and ultimately to the big city, where Dolly finally finds fame." — Booklist