@(Brand New) Inventions [Usborne See Inside] By: Alex Frith
Over 60 flaps to lift to discover the wonderful, mysterious and often funny stories behind some of the world’s most ground-breaking inventions. Featuring eye-catching illustrations, quirky facts, and surprises such as flaps within flaps. With internet links to websites to find out more and design your own inventions. Tells the wonderful, mysterious and often funny stories behind famous inventions Ages: 6+ Flaps reveal lovingly detailed artwork to show the hidden workings inside inventions Carefully researched text explains the differences between discovery, invention and innovation, and how these three aspects unite Ages: 6+ Industry Reviews 'A hands-on science lesson! - Lancashire Evening Post; 'Perfectly pitched for Key Stage 2, a mix of facts, humour and novelty flaps...This series is proof that the right non-fiction still sells' - The Bookseller; 'I absolutely loved the interactivity of this 'lift the flaps' book... What's more it is not just a parade of facts - we find out about people and the history behind the inventions, essential context to make the science interesting' - Popular Science; 'Famous inventions often come about for strange reasons and this book shows how things were invented, often by chance, such as the sticky burrs on a dog's coat that led to the introduction of velcro. Lift the flaps (over 60 of them) to reveal intricate drawings which show the hidden workings inside inventions. Engines, flying machines, electricity and more - all explained in easy-to-understand language' - Parents in Touch; Product Details : ISBN: 9781409532729 Series: Usborne See Inside Audience: Children Format: Hardcover Language: English Number Of Pages: 16 Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 28.2 x 22.1 x 1.3 Weight (kg): 0.76 This product is categorised by Kids & Children Kids & Children » Children's Non-Fiction » History & The Past for Children & Teenagers Kids & Children » Children's Non-Fiction » Science & Technology for Children & Teenagers Kids & Children » Educational Material » History Educational Material Kids & Children » Reference Material » Reference Works for Children & Teenagers Non-Fiction » Science » Science in General
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