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Nov 24, 2019
Story for all ages, WHUUF Sunday service, 11/24/19, read by Hannah Franco-Isaacs
Jul 22, 2019Katie_Dublin rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
Another charming addition to this series. I hope this author writes more.
Jun 29, 2019Fireelsha rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
After a couple of reads my two year old was walking around quoting it: "Ada Marie Ada Marie...". We loved the rhyming style and the artwork. I appreciated that it actually presents science as a study of the unknown. As a person working…
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Apr 19, 2018gailbro rated this title 2 out of 5 stars
Loved the rhyming, seemed a bit negative, but in the end the parents figured out how to channel this smart child's impulses.
Mar 24, 2018SPPL_Anna rated this title 4.5 out of 5 stars
Ada Twist knows the value of asking why and then taking steps to discover the answer. Great book to get kids thinking scientifically.
Feb 06, 2018Kprz88 rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
My daughter really enjoyed this book and my husband and I didn't tire of reading it to her, unlike some other children's books. We picked this up along with several other science minded books geared toward children. The book has beautiful…
Jun 24, 2017VittoriaLynn rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
My daughter absolutely LOVES this book. She is a few months shy of 3, so I thought it might be a bit advanced - but she loves it nonetheless. She loves how it rhymes and she is constantly referencing the book in our daily life, ie. "Zowie!…
May 30, 2017michelesphone rated this title 2.5 out of 5 stars
Her drive to be a scientist was distracted by her need to be destructive. My husband who is a scientist was pretty horrified by this book. I loved the art, the rhyming, and the idea, but I think it missed the mark.
Jan 15, 2017Ilantha rated this title 5 out of 5 stars
I liked this book so much that I decided to buy it. Ada is a young Black girl who’s a born scientist—curious, questioning, and constantly experimenting. The book is written in rhyme, which makes it fun to read aloud and captures the…
Dec 30, 2016_Alicorn_ rated this title 3.5 out of 5 stars
Great for those kids who have an interest in scientific thinking. Nice to have a childrens book showing it's ok to have the drive and aim to do things even if it means questioning everything along the way. Our 4 year old loved this book.
Nov 02, 2016JuliaK_KCMO rated this title 4 out of 5 stars
How does this work? What about that? WHY??? A perfect fit for any kid who asks a lot of questions, and for parents who encourage them to explore their world.