Project X Origins Graphic Texts: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: Great Inventors by Alex Woolf

Project X Origins Graphic Texts: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: Great Inventors

Written by Alex Woolf
Illustrated by Jade Sarson
Part of the Project X Origins Graphic Texts Series


Project X Origins Graphic Texts: Dark Blue Book Band, Oxford Level 15: Great Inventors by Alex Woolf

Project X Origins Graphic Texts can help children to reach higher standards in comprehension. This non-fiction text told in graphic form looks at the lives of some of the worlds most important historical figures. Join Kate and her grandpa as they find out about some of the world's greatest inventors, from Archimedes to Thomas Edison. Perhaps you'll even be inspired to invent something yourself! This book also contains notes on the inside front and back covers with advice on supporting older children with their reading, ideas for follow-up activities and higher-level comprehension questions.

About the Author

Alex Woolf

Alex Woolf was born in Willesden Green, North-West London in 1964 and studied History and Politics at Essex University. He has travelled in America and Europe and worked variously as an accountant, a warehouse assistant, a print buyer, a door-to-door salesman and a dish washer in a roach-infested restaurant in Florida. Since 1995, he has been editing books for young people, and in 2001, he began to write. He has penned more than 40 books on a surprisingly wide range of topics, including the fantastic new fiction title, Aldo Moon and the Ghost of Gravewood Hall.

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32 pages


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Oxford University Press

Publication date

19th September 2016



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