This title in the series includes ten riveting, in-depth biographies of legendary inventors, including Galileo, Thomas Edison, Ben Franklin and James Watt. Fast-paced text is enhanced by punchy, all-action artworks to create the look and feel of a graphic novel that will hook the most reluctant of readers. These are gripping stories, innovatively told.
Clive Gifford is an award-winning writer for children whose first book was published at the age of seventeen. He has written over 80 non-fiction books including Robots, Spies, The Kingfisher Geography Encyclopedia, and The Kingfisher Book of Living Worlds. He has received commendations from PBS and the Smithsonian Museum and received a Times Educational Supplement Information Book of the Year award.