Summer Birds: The Butterflies of Maria Merian

Summer Birds—The Butterflies of Maria Merian

By Margarita Engle
Picture Books

This short book is a wonderful read! Learn about the true and inspiring story of Maria Merian, a young scientist in the Middle Ages, through lovely illustrations and engaging storytelling.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Period Middle Ages
Genre Biography
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
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  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 3 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 3 Literary Value
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