Mistakes That Worked

Author: Charlotte Foltz Jones
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0399552030
Size: 35.13 MB
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In fact, dozens of products and everyday items had surprisingly haphazard beginnings. Mistakes That Worked offers forty of these unusual tales, along with hilarious cartoons and weird and amazing facts.

Mistakes That Worked

Author: Charlotte Jones
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0399552022
Size: 49.47 MB
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Originally published: New York: Doubleday, 1991.

Accidents May Happen

Author: Charlotte Foltz Jones
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307554120
Size: 65.86 MB
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From Wheaties to telephones, microwave ovens to yo-yos, here are the inspiring and often funny stories of 50 mistakes and misunderstandings that helped bring about life as we know it.

Kids Inventing

Author: Susan Casey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118040201
Size: 51.54 MB
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" Well, it certainly could—and this book shows you how. Kids Inventing! gives you easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions for turning your ideas into realities for fun, competition, and even profit.

Toys

Author: Don Wulffson
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 1627794727
Size: 67.84 MB
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With humor and wit, this intriguing book serves up slices of cultural history that will inspire young readers to start thinking up their own toy inventions.

Incredible Inventions

Author: Lee Bennett Hopkins
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0060872454
Size: 31.60 MB
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With sixteen original poems selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins and Julia Sarcone-Roach's imaginative artwork, Incredible Inventions celebrates creativity that comes in all shapes and sizes. What will you invent today?

Accidental Inventions

Author: Birgit Krols
Publisher: Insight Editions
ISBN: 9781608870738
Size: 13.20 MB
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Engaging narrative and colorful design make these stories accessible to readers of all ages, illuminating the happy collision of accident and inspiration that would profoundly change our lives.

Yukon Gold

Author: Charlotte Foltz Jones
Publisher:
ISBN:
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Recounts the quest for gold that took place in the late 1890s in the Klondike region of the Yukon Territory of northwestern Canada.

Brainstorm

Author: Tom Tucker
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux (BYR)
ISBN: 9780374309442
Size: 15.99 MB
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The stories of twenty ingenious young Americans who have filed patents with the U.S. Patent Office include Chester Greenwood, who invented ear muffs, and Vanessa Hess, who created colored car wax