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Children's Nonfiction Biology

Miraculous Medicines

by (author) Helene Boudreau

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Sep 2008
Biology, Discoveries, Anatomy & Physiology
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Sep 2008
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  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Sep 2008
    List Price

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 8 to 10
  • Grade: 3 to 5


Find out about the groundbreaking discoveries that have saved billions of lives: antiseptics, vaccination, and antibiotics, to name a few. See how techniques like X-rays, CT scan, MRI, and PET scans allow doctors to see inside our bodies.

About the author

Hélène Boudreau is a Canadian writer and artist. A native of Isle Madame, Nova Scotia, she writes fiction and non-fiction for children and young adults from her home in Markham, Ontario. She's the author of seven novels for children including the first Red Dune Adventure, Keep Out! and Acadian Star, which was nominated for the 2009–2010 Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award. Visit her website at

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