Lab Girl

Book Verdict

Lab Girl

by Hope Jahren

First Release:

June 2016

Other Release:

July 2016

September 2016

ISBN: 9781101874936

This memoir of Hope Jahren’s life as a scientist—filled with research trips around the United States and the world—is also a revelatory book about plant life. Appendix. Bibliography.

  • ISBN: 9781101874936
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Knopf
    Page Count: 304
    Trim Size: 6 1/4" x 9 1/4"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 8, Points: 18
    Lexile: Level: 1240L
    Awards & Honors: The Kirkus Prize 2016 Nominee, Nonfiction
    The New York Times 100 Notable Books of 2016, Nonfiction
    Booklist 2016 Top 10 Books for Adults, Science
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Memoir
    Goodreads Choice Awards 2016, Memoir & Autobiography
    National Public Radio’s Guide to 2016 Great Reads
    2017 PEN America/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Finalist
    2017 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize Finalist, Young Adult
    Los Angeles Public Library, Best of 2016: Nonfiction
    National Book Critics Circle 2016 Finalist, Autobiography
    Indies Choice Book Awards 2017 Book of the Year Finalist, Adult Debut
    2017 Pen America Literary Awards Longlist
    Shelf Awarness 2016 Best Books of the Year, Adult Nonfiction
    Genre: Nonfic
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