The Story Behind Electricity

The Story Behind Electricity

by Sean Price
     
 

How does a lightning rod work? What animals use electricity? Why did Thomas Edison have to build a power station? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things you’ll wish you didn’t,

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Overview

How does a lightning rod work? What animals use electricity? Why did Thomas Edison have to build a power station? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things you’ll wish you didn’t, about a huge range of topics!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781432923396
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
01/01/2009
Series:
True Stories Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.50(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
730L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 10 Years

Meet the Author

Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.

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