Science of Sport Pack by David Dreier, Suzanne Slade, Agnieszka Biskup, Emily Sohn
  

Synopsis

Science of Sport Pack by David Dreier, Suzanne Slade, Agnieszka Biskup, Emily Sohn

From the laws of physics on a skateboard to the effects of weather on a ball, this series explores the science behind these amazing sports. Explore core science concepts in an engaging, high-interest format, with step-by-step guides to teach readers how to perform key moves in each sport; as well as providing fascinating facts and achievements.

About the Author

Suzanne Slade is the author of 100 books for children, including many titles on science topics. Suzanne holds a Mechanical Engineering degree, and has worked on Delta IV rockets and car braking systems before beginning her writing career. She lives in a suburb of Chicago with her husband and two children. Agnieszka Biskup is a science writer and editor based in Chicago. She is a former editor for the science section of the Boston Globe as well as the children's science magazine Muse. In addition to children's books, she has also written many articles for newspapers, magazines, and websites. Her books have received awards from Learning magazine, the Association of Educational Publishers, and the Society of School Librarians International. Her book Football: How It Works (Capstone Press, 2010) was a Junior Library Guild selection. Emily Sohn is a freelance journalist in Minneapolis, who covers mostly health, science, environment and adventure for both kids and grown-ups. Among other publications, her work has appeared in U.S. News & World Report, the Los Angeles Times, Smithsonian, Backpacker and Science News for Kids, and she is a contributing writer for Discovery News. Assignments have taken Emily to exotic locations around the globe, including Cuba, Fiji and the Peruvian Amazon.

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Format

Hardback
Contains 3 Hardbacks
144 pages
Interest Age: From 10

Author

David Dreier, Suzanne Slade, Agnieszka Biskup, Emily Sohn
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd
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Publication date

4th August 2011

ISBN

9781406229783


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