Thomas Edison and His Bright Idea (Penguin Young Readers: Level 3) (Hardcover)

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By Patricia Brennan Demuth, Jez Tuya (Illustrator)
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This nonfiction reader shines a light on Thomas Edison and his greatest invention--the lightbulb

As a curious child who was always asking questions, it's no wonder Thomas Edison grew up to become a famous, prolific inventor. This easy-to-read nonfiction story follows Edison from his time in school to his career as a full-time inventor. While it focuses on his groundbreaking creation of the lightbulb, this illuminating account also details other important innovations of his, like the phonograph and the microphone. Edison's discoveries will fascinate and inspire all curious young minds.

About the Author

Patricia Brennan Demuth has written several books for children, including Way Down Deep, Gorillas, Snakes, Johnny Appleseed, Mars, Achoo! All about Colds, and Max, the Bad-Talking Parrot. Jez Tuya is a New Zealand-based freelance illustrator, specializing in character design and children's illustration. While he creates his illustrations digitally they are rich in texture, detail and atmosphere which gives them a hand-rendered quality. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780448488318
ISBN-10: 0448488310
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication Date: July 19th, 2016
Pages: 48
Language: English
Series: Penguin Young Readers: Level 3