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Lab girl / Hope Jahren.

Jahren, Hope, (author.).

Available copies

  • 39 of 44 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 44 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B JAHREN JAH (Text) 34207001999458 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron B JAH (Text) 75253000052405 Adult Biography Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler B JAHREN (Text) 34044000894137 Adult Biography Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 92 JAH (Text) 36803000977509 BIOGRAPHY Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B JAHREN (Text) 33118000175166 Adult: Biography Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington 570.92 JAH (Text) 32572000566018 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction In process -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg YA 570.92 JAH (Text) 32808000362895 CVBPLV Young Adult Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 570.92 JAH (Text) 34304000822708 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 570.92 Jah (Text) 32604000204373 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL YA 580.92 JAH (Text) 38217000564761 Young Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101874936
  • ISBN: 1101874937
  • Physical Description: 290 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: "A Borzoi Book."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-290).
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue -- Roots and leaves -- Wood and knots -- Flowers and fruit -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.: Jahren has built three laboratories in which she's studied trees, flowers, seeds, and soil. She tells about her childhood in rural Minnesota with an uncompromising mother and a father who encouraged hours of play in his classroom's labs; about how she found a sanctuary in science, and the disappointments, triumphs and exhilarating discoveries of scientific work. Yet at the core of this book is the story of a relationship Jahren forged with Bill, who becomes her lab partner and best friend. Their sometimes rogue adventures in science take them over the Atlantic to the ever-light skies of the North Pole and to tropical Hawaii, where she and her lab currently make their home.
Target Audience Note: 1240 Lexile.
Subject: Jahren, Hope.
Paleobotanists > Biography.
Women botanists > Biography.
Biologists > United States > Biography.
Geobiology > Research > Anecdotes.
Austin (Minn.) > Biography.
Genre: Autobiographies.
Anecdotes.

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