I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth And Other Questions about Inventions by Barbara Taylor
  

I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth And Other Questions about Inventions

Written by Barbara Taylor
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Part of the I Wonder Why (Hardcover) Series

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Synopsis

I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth And Other Questions about Inventions by Barbara Taylor

It is hard for kids to imagine that everything they see and use was once invented by someone. From computer games to ball point pens, Teddy bears to drinking straws, I Wonder Why Zippers Have Teeth clues kids into the behind-the-scenes people and stories behind many objects they use every day. The question and answer format is great for further discussion, the entertaining pictures keep the pages turning. It will change the way readers think about the things they use, and hopefully inspire a few to dream up some new ones!

About the Author

Barbara Taylor has written more than 120 children's books and encyclopedias. She was previously Science Editor at London's Natural History Museum. She has won the American Association of Physics Science Award and the National Literacy Association Wow Award.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Barbara Taylor
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Publisher

Kingfisher Books Ltd an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

8th November 2012

ISBN

9780753468005


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