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Ada Lovelace

Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara

Illustrated by: Zafouko Yamamoto

Meet Ada Lovelace, the British mathematician and daughter of poet Lord Byron. Follow the colorful life of Lord Byron’s daughter, from her early love of logic, to her plans for the world's first computer program.

As a child, Ada had a big imagination and a talent for mathematics. She grew up in a noble household in England, where she dedicated herself to studying. Her work with the famous inventor, Charles Babbage, on a very early kind of computer made her the world's first computer programmer. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical images and a detailed profile of the mathematician's life.

Specs:

Format: Hardback, 32 pages

ISBN: US 9781786030764, UK 9781786030757

Size: 9.5in x 7.6in / 241.3mm x 193.04mm

Published: March 1, 2018

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Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara

Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara

Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.

Zafouko Yamamoto

ZAFOUKO YAMAMOTO is a children's book illustrator from Greece who also works as an architect.

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