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.
Lab GirlBook Verdict
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
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