WEST HARTFORD RESIDENT WINS AWARDS FOR BEST STEM CHILDREN’S BOOKS
Peter R. Solomon, a West Hartford resident, recently received first place awards for two STEM books, along with praise for educational videos, games, and learning activities accompanying the books. Peter R. Solomon, PhD., is now the author of two award-winning children’s books. His first illustrated e-book, “The Stardust Mystery,” won best STEM e-book. The illustrated sequel, called “The Race to the Big Bang,” won best STEM book. Both were awarded the Purple Dragonfly Book Award.
Solomon’s goal is to present scientific material to elementary and middle school-aged children in a fun and engaging way. It seems he’s found a way to do just that. (Read the full story by Sophie Christensen at we-ha.com)