Winner of The Royal Society Young People's Book Prize 2016. David Macaulay's How Machines Work uses pop-ups and award-winning illustrations to demonstrate the technology of six simple machines.
Follow the mad antics of Sloth and his side-kick Sengi as they try to break out of the zoo with the help of levers, pulleys, screws, inclined planes, wedges and wheels.
Brought to life through pop-ups and pull-outs meaning you can explore six simple machines, from bicycles and cranes to hammers and drills, through interactive science.
Packed with engaging, hands-on activities, David Macaulay's How Machines Work will gear kids up for scientific and engineering greatness!
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 32 pages
- Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/10/2015
- Category: Science & technology: general interest (Children's/YA)
- ISBN: 9780241203385