Discover the life of Louis Pasteur, the French chemist and the father of modern medicine.
This inspiring book part of the Little People, Big Dreams features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the iconic chemist’s life.
Little Louis was born in France during a time when doctors were still trying to figure out what made people sick.
During his teen years, he discovered a love for science and became famous for figuring out how to kill off damaging microbes. Through his curiosity and creativity (and lots of trial and error), his research led to the development of vaccinations, a vital tool in today’s world.
Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara is the author for all the books and it is her inspiration that has created the series. The publishers are Quarto Kids, which has a vast portfolio of books for children and young people which make a positive difference in their learning and knowledge gaining.
Sue Martin – Children’s Literacy Specialist