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A Picture Book of Thomas Alva Edison
Contributor(s): Adler, David A. (Author), Wallner, John (Illustrator), Wallner, Alexandra (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0823414140     ISBN-13: 9780823414147
Publisher: Holiday House
OUR PRICE: $6.79  

Binding Type: Paperback - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: January 1996

Annotation: An introduction to the genius with a curious mind who loved to experiment and who invented the phonograph, light bulb, movie camera, and numerous other items.

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Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Dewey: B
LCCN: 95042533
Age Level: 6-9
Grade Level: 1-4
Lexile Measure: 700 AD (Adult Directed Text)
Guided Reading: M (Grade 2)
Series: Picture Book Biographies
Physical Information: 0.11" H x 9.5" W x 8" (0.26 lbs) 30 pages
- Chronological Period - 19th Century
- Chronological Period - 1900-1949
Features: Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 29431
Reading Level: 4.3   Interest Level: Lower Grades   Point Value: 0.5
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Publisher Description:
His inventions included the phonograph, light bulb, and movie camera.

Contributor Bio(s): Adler, David A.: - David A. Adler is the author of the acclaimed Picture Book Biography series as well as other Judaica titles, including Child of the Warsaw Ghetto and Hiding from the Nazis, which, according to booklist, "humanizes the Holocaust statistics by focusing on a child's personal traumatic experience." He lives in New York State with his family.Wallner, John: - John Wallner has illustrated many titles in David A. Adler's Picture Book Biography series. He lives in Maine.

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