Kid Who Invented the Popsicle: And Other Surprising Stories about Inventions

Kid Who Invented the Popsicle: And Other Surprising Stories about Inventions

by Don L. Wulffson

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Kid Who Invented the Popsicle: And Other Surprising Stories about Inventions by Don L. Wulffson

Discover the extraordinary stories behind everyday things! 

Did you know that the ice cream sundae was invented because of a law forbidding the sale of ice cream on Sundays? Or that the first motorcycle was really just a tricycle with a motor? Would you believe that Mickey Mouse started out as a rabbit? Arranged in alphabetical order with anecdotal, fun-to-read text, this fascinating book is packed with the stories behind these and over 100 more inventions.

"[An] entertaining volume of trivia." —Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780141302041
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 06/28/2010
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 198,647
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.75(h) x 0.35(d)
Lexile: 1070L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Don L. Wulffson is the author of more than forty books, including Point Blank, The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle, Future Fright, and The Upside-Down Ship. He lives in Northridge, California.

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