Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist

Biography (nonfiction), 2,310 words, Level X (Grade 5), Lexile 960L

Rosalind Franklin's Beautiful Twist tells the story of a brilliant but relatively unknown scientist, Rosalind Franklin. The book chronicles Rosalind's life and her work to discover the makeup and purpose of DNA, a blueprint for the building blocks of all living things. Because she was a woman in a male-dominated institution, male scientists took credit for her research and findings. Read about this fascinating woman and her now-known contributions to science.