Along Came Galileo

Jeanne Bendick Science Biographies

By Jeanne Bendick
Level 6

These short biographies feature large print and nice black-and-white illustrations and are a fun way to learn about great historical figures in science and history. Geared toward children ages 8-11, the writing is understandable and engaging. Overall, this is a great series.

Books in this series we have reviewed and recommend: Along Came Galileo, Herodotus and the Road to History, Galen and the Gateway to Medicine, Archimedes and the Door of Science

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Genre Biography, Nonfiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • 3.5 Entertainment Value
  • 2.5 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 3 Literary Value
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