Mad Machines and Dotty Devices by Susan Martineau
  

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Mad Machines and Dotty Devices by Susan Martineau

Mess up your hair and work on your crazy laugh, it's time to bringout your inner mad scientistFrom using a balloon to create a rocket, to powering bottles through the water with paddles, these tried and tested ideas will soon have you on your way to techno-wizardry. You'll also learn to spy on neighbors with a secret Spyscope, or look at your friends upside down with a pin-hole camera. All the projects use everyday materials, a brief fact file explains the science and technology, and there is extra information on nutty inventors and amazing machines.

About the Author

Susan Martineau has a degree in French and started her career as a book editor with the BBC. She has written many children’s non-fiction books and is married with two children.

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Paperback
24 pages

Author

Susan Martineau
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Publisher

Publication date

1st September 2003

ISBN

9781902915913

Publisher Profile

b small publishing limited is an imprint of B Small

logo As a former secondary school language teacher, and after a decade working for various educational publishers, Cath Bruzzone started b small in 1990 from her kitchen table in Chiswick, producing own-brand books for the Early Learning Centre. The first series under the imprint b small was published in 1993 with the Bilingual First Books, colourful first word books in English and French or Spanish. Highly original and increasingly sought after by parents in instilling children with a love of languages, b small goes from strength to strength.

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www.bsmall.co.uk/


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