Boys and Girls, start your engines! Rocket planes and record-breaking speedboats, dragsters and race cars - all the vehicles and machines that thrill children who love speedy things - are here in this information-packed book. With its action-oriented text, detailed, full-color spreads, and step-by-step illustrations, this book takes to the air, land, and sea in its quest for speed. Realistic art shows the fascinating detail behind the highly-tuned engines that power the fastest cars. A reference section at the back of the book includes an illustrated glossary and an index to encourage reference skills.
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IAN GRAHAM is the author of THE ULTIMATE BOOK OF IMPOSTERS, as well as more than 200 children's non-fiction books on a wide range of topics. He has also written graphic novels re-telling classic tales by William Shakespeare and Daniel Defoe. In 2012 he was the joint winner of the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize and in 2014 he was shortlisted for the Educational Writers' Award.
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Book Description Kingfisher, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P11075345436X
Book Description Kingfisher. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 075345436X New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.2215364