"Hedy Lamarr" is part of the Little People, BIG DREAMS series and introduces young readers to the life of Hedy Lamarr, the actress and inventor whose curiosity and intellect broke boundaries.
From a young age, Hedy Lamarr was captivated by machines and had a deep passion for science. She loved listening to her father discuss scientific theories and quickly displayed her talents as a gifted musician and actress. Her acting career soon catapulted her to fame, but her scientific curiosity remained a driving force in her life.
Hedy's intellectual pursuits knew no bounds, and she explored a wide range of fields, from electronics to chemistry to engineering. She applied her inventive mind to create groundbreaking technology that laid the foundation for Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, which we use in our daily lives. Her contributions to science and technology were revolutionary, making her a trailblazer for women in the field.
This inspiring book is filled with stylish and quirky illustrations and includes additional facts at the back, such as a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of Hedy Lamarr's extraordinary life. It's a perfect way to introduce young readers to the incredible achievements of this remarkable woman.