Books by Karen Bush Gibson

PALEONTOLOGISTS by Karen Bush Gibson
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 24, 2019

"The subjects may have been gutsy, but the book is only average. (glossary, further resources, index) (Nonfiction. 8-11)"
As one of a new series that offers information on science careers for girls who aspire to one, this effort explores the field of paleontology, focusing on women who worked or are working in that discipline. Read full book review >
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 1, 2014

"An informative introductory overview of the many important contributions women have made to space exploration. (source notes, glossary, further reading, bibliography, index) (Nonfiction. 12 & up)"
The history of women in space is chronicled through profiles of 23 astronauts from 10 countries whose careers span a half century. Read full book review >
YOUNG ADULT
Released: July 1, 2013

"Overall, a sensible if staid survey; its strength is in its breadth. (notes, glossary, bibliography, index [not seen]) (Collective biography. 12 & up)"
This collective biography profiles 26 women aviators from 1910 up to today. Read full book review >