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VIP: Dr. Mae Jemison: Brave Rocketeer

This series features inspiring adventures and fun facts about some of history’s greatest trailblazers, many of whom are lesser known but standouts in their fields.  Mae Jemison is the first African-American woman to travel to space, in addition to being a medical doctor who volunteered with the Peace Corps, and is a trained dancer.  Special sections in this book include “Answers to Some Big Questions Mae Wondered About” and “10 Things Women Couldn’t Do in the 1960’s and 1970’s”.  Short and engaging chapters are sure to engage readers whether they are history lovers or just looking for a great biography for a book report. 

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