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Samuel Todd shows readers some inventions that make his day easier and better, including velcro, a thermos bottle, training wheels, backpacks, and mittens
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Inventions help people do things better, easier, or faster. According to Samuel Todd, great inventions help kids do things better, easier, faster -- or make them more fun.
What are the really important great inventions? Samuel shows us some of the ones that make his day better, from morning to night.About the Author:
E.L. Konigsburg is the only author to have won the Newbery Medal and a Newbery Honor in the same year. In 1968, From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler won the Newbery Medal and Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth was named a Newbery Honor Book. Almost thirty years later she won the Newbery Medal once again for The View from Saturday. Among her other acclaimed books are Silent to the Bone, The Outcasts of 19 Schuyler Place, and The Mysterious Edge of the Heroic World.
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Book Description Atheneum, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110689316801
Book Description Atheneum, 1991. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0689316801