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On a Beam of Light A Story of Albert Einstein by Jennifer Berne
  

On a Beam of Light A Story of Albert Einstein

Jennifer Berne

Synopsis

On a Beam of Light A Story of Albert Einstein by Jennifer Berne

This picture book biography of Albert Einstein chronicles his development from a boy riding his bicycle through sunbeams to the man who created the Theory of Relativity and whose name would become synonymous with 'genius.'Jennifer Berne and Vladimir Radunsky invite the reader to travel along with Einstein, on a journey full of curiosity, laughter, and science that shows the powerful difference imagination can make in any life.

Reviews

By celebrating Einstein's wonderful curiosity, this book will inspire young kids to find science fascinating. -Walter Isaacson, author, Einstein: His Life and Universe A delightful young readers

's amazing ideas-and an equally valuable celebration of the advantages of being different. -Bob Berman, science author and columnist, Astronomy Magazine A splendid introduction to a man who never stopped questioning. - Kirkus Reviews, starred review Truly amazing. - The Horn Book, starred review A book as special as its subject. - Booklist, starred review A delight for the sense... this elegant new picture book might just be that physical gift to spur on the next generation of wonderers. - Out With the Kids A great read about a great man. - Walking Brain Cells Awakens a sense of curiosity and mystery in youngsters... an invitation to children to awaken their imaginations. - Shelf Awareness for Readers Don't miss this book.

About the Author

Jennifer Berne is the award-winning author of the biographies Manfish: A Story of Jacques Cousteau and On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein. After a successful career in advertising, Jennifer began writing for Nick Jr. Magazine and writing books about the subjects she loves most--our amazing universe and the people who are passionate about it. She lives in Copake, New York. Vladimir Radunsky has published more than thirty books for children. They have been translated into many languages, received numerous awards, and have been exhibited in France, Italy, Japan, Russia, and the United States. Vladimir Radunsky is a naturalised citizen of the United States (as was Einstein). He divides his time between New York and Rome.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
56 pages

Author

Jennifer Berne
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Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

1st January 2016

ISBN

9781452152110


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