Gabriella Mondini is a rarity in century Venice: a woman who practices medicine. Her father, a renowned physician, has provided her entree to this all male profession, and inspired in her a shared mission to understand the secrets of the human body.
10 of the best historical fiction books for kids. Get kids excited about history with these books about kids during historical events. - Could be used to tie into a time period they are studying in history classes too.
This one counts as my "a book by a favorite author" for the reading challenge. If you love historical fiction, I absolutely recommend reading SECRETS OF A CHARMED LIFE by Susan Meissner. Even if you don't like historical usually, give this one a try!
This is a pin of historical fiction books about women who changed history. I think that this would really apply to Martha and motivate her being that she wants to become a police officer. This comes from a trustworthy website.