Little People, Big Dreams: Ada Lovelace by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
From the critically-acclaimed, bestselling series, Little People, BIG DREAMS, discover the life of Ada Lovelace, the British mathematician and daughter of poet Lord Byron. Part of the beloved Little People, BIG DREAMS series, this inspiring and informative little biography follows the colourful 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.
Written by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara and illustrated by Zafouko Yamamoto.
Hardback format with 32 pages.
Published in the UK in 2018 by Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd.
Dimensions: 202 x 247 x 11 (mm)