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How Machines Work: Zoo Break! by David Macaulay

How Machines Work: Zoo Break!

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How Machines Work: Zoo Break! by David Macaulay
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Oct 27, 2015 | 32 Pages
  • Hardcover $19.99

    Oct 27, 2015 | 32 Pages | 7-10 years

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Praise

“Youngsters will be eager to get their hands on this simply amazing book.” — Booklist (Starred Review)

“Expertly blending comedy with a substantive look at physics and mechanics.” — Publishers Weekly (Starred Review)

“With much use of flaps, pop-ups, and inset booklets, the author expands on the comical plotline with glimpses of construction machinery, hydraulics, and several types of levers in action.” — Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review)

“…a vivid interactive introduction to simple scientific principles all neatly wrapped up in a story.” — TheGuardian.com

“This ingenious, entertaining, sturdily built book is sure to get the wheels turning for young engineers-in-the-works.” — Shelf Awareness for Readers

“As robust and inviting a physical book as you can possibly get.” — The New York Times Book Review

“Illustrated with humor and affection…easily keeps the reader’s attention.” — BoingBoing.net

“In today’s STEM-centric world, it can be difficult to sift through all the available STEM books and find the perfect introductory text for children… How Machines Work: Zoo Break! does just that.” — The Children’s Book Review

Awards

American Institute of Physics Science Writing Award WINNER

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