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Alexander Graham Bell for Kids
Alexander Graham Bell for Kids

Alexander Graham Bell for Kids

His Life and Inventions, with 21 Activities

For Kids series

JUVENILE NONFICTION

144 Pages, 11 x 8.5

Formats: Trade Paper, PDF, Mobipocket, EPUB

Trade Paper, $18.99 (CA $24.99) (US $18.99)

Publication Date: June 2018

ISBN 9780912777139

Rights: WOR

Chicago Review Press (Jun 2018)

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Overview

A hands-on introduction to this inventor and his most important works

This exciting biography includes science and history background on Bell's era, as well as sidebars and biographies of inventors and scientists who influenced—and competed with—him. Readers will build telegraphs, liquid transmitters, intercoms, metal detectors, and tetrahedral kites as they explore the science behind Bell's wide-ranging inventions.

Reviews

Children who enjoy exploring different symbolic communication codes, historical sciences, and inventions will find much to dig into in this detailed volumeThorough and well-rounded.” —Kirkus Reviews

Author Biography

Mary Kay Carson is a nonfiction children's book author. She's written more than 20 books for kids about wildlife, space, weather, nature, and other science and social studies topics. She was presented with the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 2011 Children's Literature Award for her book The Wright Brothers for Kids.