The Girl Who Could Fix Anything: Beatrice Shilling, World War II Engineer

By Mara Rockliff

Type: Biography/Autobiography, Diversity & Inclusion, Juvenile Non-Fiction, STEM

This true story of a woman whose brilliance and mechanical expertise helped Britain win World War II is sure to inspire STEM readers and fans of amazing women in history.

Beatrice Shilling wasn’t quite like other children. She could make anything. She could fix anything. And when she took a thing apart, she put it back together better than before.