Lexi and Marie Curie: Saving Lives in World War I

Lexi and Marie Curie: Saving Lives in World War I


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Lexi and Marie Curie: Saving Lives in World War I by Marian Keen, Jody Dias, Wendy Watson

According to myth, cats have nine lives, and Alexander Catt II (also known as Lexi) has spent his former lives with scientists of medicine throughout history. In these adventures, Lexi witnesses medical breakthroughs and discoveries, and learns the value of hard work and integrity. In Lexi and Marie Curie Save Lives and Limbs in World War I, Lexi lives in France with the Curie family at the beginning of the 20th century. When injured soldiers return from the warfront, Marie realizes the need for x-ray services, and sets to work providing these to the doctors at the front. In doing so, she saves countless lives and limbs.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781771410311
Publisher: Influence Publishing Inc
Publication date: 08/25/2014
Series: Lexi Catt's Meowmoirs - Tales of Heroic Scientists Series
Pages: 156
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.33(d)
Age Range: 8 Years

About the Author

Marian Keen, B.S. in Education, Central Connecticut State University, has been writing in a variety of genres since the early 1980s. Marian majored in middle-grade education, and taught grades five and six.
In Lexi Catt's Meowmoirs-Tales of Heroic Scientists, the talented feline Lexi shares his adventures with heroes who have made discoveries in the fields of science and medicine, including those from ancient Egypt, one of the earliest civilizations to practice medicine.
Marian's full list of works can be found at megsbooks.com and Amazon.com.

Jodie Dias, BA, Art History, University of British Columbia, is a children's illustrator, painter, designer, and photographer. Her whimsical style brings life to Lexi Catt's Meowmoirs-Tales of Heroic Scientists. In the Lexi Series, Jodie's playful imagery is set in historically accurate settings.
She was production manager for the children's animated movie, Legend of the Candy Cane; partner and graphic designer with Keen Designs; and a commissioned portrait artist.

Wendy Weston, BFA, University of Victoria, is a visual artist, designer, wood-block print-maker, watercolour painter, and professional photographer with superb production and finishing techniques. Her works have been shown in many Vancouver-area galleries; she was a partner and designer with Keen Designs; she is a commissioned artist; and she currently works at Langara College.

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Lexi and Marie Curie: Saving Lives in World War I 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Nina_Shoroplova More than 1 year ago
This book in the Lexi Catt Series is another great read. In this installment, Lexi Catt lives with the Curie family in France. Readers get a cat’s eye view of this gentle and dedicated family – Pierre and Marie Curie, and their two daughters Irene and Eve. This well-researched and inspiring story is told from the point of view of a charming cat!