Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words

Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words

by Randall Munroe


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780544668256
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 11/24/2015
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 48,734
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 13.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Randall Munroe  is the author of the #1 New York Times bestseller What If?, the science question-and-answer blog What If, and the popular webcomic xkcd.  A former NASA roboticist, he left the agency in 2006 to draw comics on the Internet full-time, supporting himself through the sale of xkcd t-shirts, prints, posters, and books. He likes candlelight dinners and long walks on the beach. Very long walks. Lots of people say they like long walks on the beach, but then they get out on the beach and after just an hour or two, they say they’re getting tired. Bring a tent. He lives in Massachusetts.

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Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Fairly interesting read but very hard to read in ebook format. Would not recommend it
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Fantastic book! Perfect for early readers, and the grown-ups will love it too. Bought it for my nephew, now I want my own copy.
Chowbell More than 1 year ago
My husband loves this book! He showed it to friends who also loved it so he has ordered five more copies to give away. The only other reviewer so far did not comment on the actual book which is really terrific.If you are interested in how things work, this is the book for you.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Funny, informative. Sample first to make sure it displays! This is a diagram heavy book!