The Amazing Mind of Granville Woods

By Maggie Felsch
Picture Books

Born in 1956, Granville Woods filled his mind with knowledge every chance he could, despite a lack of equal opportunity for African Americans. Though some people choose to just talk about problems in the world, Granville chose to find solutions! Through hard work and dedicated study, Granville Woods harnessed electricity to create inventions that saved lives and changed the world.

This book is a suggested read-aloud for The Good and the Beautiful Energy Science Unit Study.

(Reviewed by Jenny Phillips)

Region North America, United States
Period 20th Century, 1900s, mid-1900s
Genre Biography
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  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 5 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 4 Literary Value
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