Rosie Revere, Engineer

"This is the story of Rosie Revere, who dreamed of becoming a great engineer." Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beatty and illustrated by David Roberts is a wonderfully empowering book.  It includes references to Rosie the Riveter (Rosie's great-great aunt Rose), and legendary women such as Amelia Earhart and Bessie Coleman. The book's plot focuses on Rosie's efforts to invent a helicopter and the up and downs she faces during this process. It is a great way to teach the following lesson to your child. "Life might have its failures, but this was not it. The only true failure can come if you quit." Go add Rosie Revere, Engineer to your library now!

 Camilla loves this book and urges you to add it to your library!

Camilla loves this book and urges you to add it to your library!

Posted on August 15, 2014 .