Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures (Young Readers edition) by Margot Lee Shetterly tells the story of four African-American female mathematicians at NASA who help achieve some of the greatest moments in our space program. The books brings alive the stories of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden, who lived through the Civil Rights era, the Space Race, the Cold War, and the movement for gender equality, and whose work forever changed the face of NASA and the country. Additional teaching material compiled by NASA.