Story of Inventions, Paperback / softback Book

Story of Inventions Paperback / softback

Illustrated by Adam Larkum

Part of the Narrative Non Fiction series

Paperback / softback

  • Information


Reveals the real-life stories behind dozens of brilliant ideas, from the invention of the wheel, to the hi-tech gadgets of today. Describes the successes - and failures - of inventions in transport, food, household gadgets, communication, clothing, medicine and more.

Humorously illustrated by Adam Larkum, with cartoons and simple diagrams showing how the inventions work.

Includes invention timelines, a glossary and internet links to websites with games, biographies and tips on becoming an inventor.