In the collection of Little People , Big Dreams books, discover the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.
When Marie Curie was young, she was unable to attend university because she was a woman. But when she was older, her scientific work was respected around rhe world. Her discoveries of radium and polonium dramatically helped in the fight against cancer, and she went on to win the Nobel Prize for Physics! This inspiring story of this clever and courageous woman features a facts and photos section at the back.