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Path to the stars : my journey from Girl Scout to rocket scientist

Author: Sylvia Acevedo
Publisher: Boston : Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The inspiring memoir for young readers about a Latina rocket scientist whose early life was transformed by joining the Girl Scouts and who currently serves as CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA."--
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Sylvia Acevedo; Sylvia Acevedo
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sylvia Acevedo
ISBN: 9781328809568 1328809560
OCLC Number: 1016756345
Target Audience: Age 10-12.; Grade 4 to 6.
Description: 309 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Sylvia Acevedo.

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"This appealing page-turner helps fill the void of biographies on Latina women. Girls, boys, scouts, non- scouts--all will be inspired by Acevedo's story."--Booklist, STARRED review "Those seeking Read more...

 
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