Stickmen's Guide to Watercraft
From the Series Stickmen's Guides to How Everything Works
How does a giant cruise ship stay upright? Just how big is an aircraft carrier? How are submarines powered? Join the Stickmen for a close look at how watercrafts work, though be careful—you may get into deep water!
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Category||STEM, STEM: Engineering|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Hungry Tomato ®|
|Imprint||Hungry Tomato ®|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||8.3|
|Dimensions||7 x 9|
|Guided Reading Level||X|
|ATOS Reading Level||6.5|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||181235|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||1.0|
|Features||Awards, Charts/Graphs/Diagrams, Reviewed, and Starred Reviews|
- Booklist Top 10 Series Nonfiction
“[A] boatload of facts ensures that students will come away with a rich understanding not only of the parts of various types of watercraft but the fundamental ways they move around. Deeply informative and pleasantly approachable, this is sure to make a splash.”—starred, Booklist
Author: John Farndon
John Farndon is a Royal Literary Fellow at Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, UK, and the author of a huge number of books for adults and children on science, history, technology and nature, including such international best-sellers as Do Not Open and Do You Think You're Clever?
Illustrator: John Paul de Quay
John Paul de Quay has a BS in biology from the University of Sussex, UK, and a graduate certificate in animation from the University of the West of England. He lives in the UK.