Queen of Physics: How Wu Chien Shiung Helped Unlock the Secrets of the Atom
(People Who Shaped Our World), by Teresa Robeson, Illustrator by Rebecca Huang
Sterling Children's Books, 2019
When Wu Chien Shiung was born in China 100 years ago, most girls didn’t attend school; no one considered them as smart as boys. But her parents disagreed. They encouraged her love of learning and science. Wu Chien Shiung battled sexism and racism to become what Newsweek
magazine called the “Queen of Physics”. For ambitious girls, and boys, facing obstacles, this book is sure to inspire.