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Imagine Atoms

Winifred Conkling's Radioactive! is an interesting biography of two female physicists who had an incredible impact on nuclear physics.

Imagine Atoms

BOOK REPORT for Radioactive! by Winifred Conkling

Cover Story: Welcome To The New Age
Talky Talk: Breathing In The Chemicals
Study Buddies: Marie Curie, Lise Meitner
Extra Credit: Early Feminism, Photos!
Class Standing: Top 15%

Ready to learn about two women who blazed a trail through the patriarchy and paved the way for today's nuclear physicists? Head on over to our series at Kirkus to find out more!

Jennie's photo About the Author: Jennie Kendrick lives in San Francisco and has an excessive fondness of historical fiction, spreadsheets, turquoise sparkly things, and bourbon. She is also a literary agent. When she's not reading, writing, or writing about reading, she cooks obsessively, and thrifts for vintage everything.