The Impossible Shrinking Machine and Other Cases

The Impossible Shrinking Machine and Other Cases

by Seymour Simon
5.0 2

NOOK Book(eBook)

Available on Compatible NOOK Devices and the free NOOK Apps.
Want a NOOK ? Explore Now


The Impossible Shrinking Machine and Other Cases by Seymour Simon, Kevin O'Malley

Science loving Adam "Einstein" Anderson is back - and more contemporary than ever! Einstein and his best friend Paloma try to stump each other and foil the ever-scheming Stanley as they solve science mysteries. Not only have the characters, stories, dialog and devices been updated, every story now includes a fun science experiment for readers to try. Great stories and hands-on science as Fiction meets Nonfiction in these great stories! (Volume 2 in the EINSTEIN ANDERSON: SCIENCE GEEK series).

Product Details

BN ID: 2940016520575
Publisher: Seymour Science LLC
Publication date: 04/25/2013
Series: Einstein Anderson: Science Geek , #1
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 100
File size: 1 MB
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

About the Author

Seymour Simon, whom the New York Times called "the dean of the [children's science] field," is the author of more than 250 highly acclaimed science books, more than seventy-five of which have been named Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children by the National Science Teachers Association. He has introduced tens of millions of children to a staggering array of subjects, and his Collins photo-essay series is co-branded with the Smithsonian Institution, giving them a special seal of approval from a leading authority on science and education.

Seymour Simon's free, educational children's app, SCIENCE FUN TO GO, debuted in the Top 10 of all free children's apps in the Amazon App store. His website,, is a 2011 Webby Honoree designed to engage children in science, reading and writing. And his interactive, read aloud iBook, WHY DO PUPPIES DO THAT, was one of five finalists in the Children's category of the Publishing Innovation Awards at Digital Book World 2012.

Seymour Simon is a founding partner in StarWalk Kids Media (, a streaming content provider and marketing platform for eBooks, apps and other engaging, educational content. The company distributes its product to schools and libraries, teachers, caregivers and parents seeking high quality and affordable children's literature, with a special emphasis on nonfiction. StarWalk Kids has assembled a best-in-class catalogue of award-winning titles by beloved authors and illustrators, available through a website which enables educators to search for books by Lexile Level, Alphabetic Level, and Common Core Standards.

Seymour Simon has been honored with many awards for his work, including the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Lifetime Achievement Award for his lasting contribution to children's science literature; The Washington Post/Children's Book Guild Award for Non-fiction; and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Forum on Children's Science Books.

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

The Impossible Shrinking Machine and Other Cases 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
These are great. Fictional stories with nonfiction science projects. My fourth graders will love this!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I'm a fan of Kevin o'malley, going way back. This team up with Seymour Simon is perfect. Looking forward to the rest of the series. Meanwhile , have already done two of the experiments with my son.