Hidden Figures By Margot Lee Shetterly

a bookclique pick by Katie Noah Gibson Before “computer” came to mean a sophisticated calculating machine, it meant a person: someone with a firm grasp of numbers and their myriad practical applications in the real world. In the 1940s, as the U.S. rapidly expanded its flight program to fight the Axis Powers, the Langley Memorial Aeronautical Laboratory in Virginia tapped into a new source of … Continue reading Hidden Figures By Margot Lee Shetterly

Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan

a bookclique pick by Lindsey Mead Saints for All Occasions is a beautiful book about family, love, and home.  It is about where we came from shapes who we are, no matter how far we go and what happens to us.  We meet Nora, who is the book’s beating heart and maternal figure, on the first page, set in 2009. Quickly the book spools back in … Continue reading Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan