My Car in 2055
From the Series My Life in 2055
See what a car of the future might be like! New tech might mean that it runs quietly and without pollution. New materials make it lightweight but comfortable. It might even drive itself!
|Interest Level||Grade 2 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, STEM, STEM: Technology|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)
“[P]rovides a fascinating glimpse into the future of cars and is part of the new and dynamic “My Life in 2055” series. Readers of all ages will enjoy learning about futuristic cars in this well-written and wonderfully illustrated volume." –Children’s Literature
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“A great combination of science vocabulary, environmental appreciation, and imagination.”—School Library Journal
Author: Carrie Lewis
Carrie Lewis was born in England, studied Russian and theology in college, and later earned a Master's degree in English Language Teaching and Linguistics. She then worked for Ladybird Books and Pearson. After spending ten years in the publishing industry, she became a freelance writer and editor. Carrie has worked as a writer and editor for Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, and many other publishers. She is married with two daughters and plays the cello in her spare time.
Illustrator: Christos Skaltsas
Christos Skaltsas is an illustrator and animator of books, movies, and digital media for the children's market. After graduating from Athens University of Graphic Design, he worked as an animator and layout artist for film and television, and he has illustrated works for Macmillan, Scholastic, McGraw-Hill, DK Publishing, and many others. He is based in Athens, Greece.