Arcturus Engineering for Curious Kids
Arcturus Engineering for Curious Kids

Engineering for Curious Kids

By Chris Oxlade


Publication Date: February 1, 2023

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Ages 8 to 12

Discover the wonders of engineering with this vibrantly illustrated, inspirational, and accessible book.

Young readers can take a journey through the incredible world of engineering - discovering how the field began, some famous events and key figures from its history and how engineers work today. It covers all the main types of engineering, including civil, mechanical, electrical, electronic and chemical.

Find out the skills needed to...

• Design cars, jets, ships and rockets

• Build spectacular skyscrapers

• Dig tunnels through mountains

• Deliver power to homes, farms and factories

Big new concepts pop off the page, thanks to full-color illustrations, vibrant diagrams and an engaging, energetic prose style. Kids aged 8-12 will relish sharing them with friends and family!

ABOUT THE SERIES: The Curious Kids series draws together a collection of meticulously researched, beautifully illustrated fact books that bring STEM subjects to life with a smart, modern sensibility.

About the Author

Chris Oxlade is an experienced author of information books for children. He has written more than two hundred titles on science, technology, sports and hobbies. He studied engineering at university before becoming an author. He lives in Ilkley, West Yorkshire with his wife, children and dogs. Most of his spare hours are spent hill running, sailing and trying to keep track of ever-changing technology.

Format: Hardcover with dust jacket

Length: 128 pages

Publisher: Arcturus

Publication Date: February 1, 2023

ISBN: 9781398820180

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