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By Diane Stanley,Jessie Hartland

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“Stanley has been delighting and informing readers together with her biographies for years, and right here, her significant abilities are once more on display…Hartland’s charmingly busy artwork, comparable to Maira Kalman’s paintings, is stuffed with wit.” —Booklist (starred review)

From nonfiction stars Diane Stanley and Jessie Hartland comes a fantastically illustrated biography of Ada Lovelace, who's often called the 1st desktop programmer.

Two hundred years in the past, a daughter was once born to the recognized poet, Lord Byron, and his mathematical spouse, Annabella.

Like her father, Ada had a vibrant mind's eye and an artistic present for connecting principles in unique methods. Like her mom, she had a keenness for technology, math, and machines. It was once an outstanding mix. Ada was hoping that someday she may do whatever vital together with her inventive and nimble mind.

A hundred years prior to the sunrise of the electronic age, Ada Lovelace predicted the computer-driven international we all know this present day. And in demonstrating how the computing device will be coded, she wrote the 1st laptop application. She could pass down in background as Ada Lovelace, the 1st computing device programmer.

Diane Stanley’s lyrical writing and Jessie Hartland’s vivid illustrations trap the spirit of Ada Lovelace and produce her attention-grabbing tale vividly to life.

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