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Sterling Biographies®: Thomas Edison: The Man Who Lit Up the World (Sterling Biographies)

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The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. That was Thomas Edison’s philosophy, and it led him to create the incandescent light bulb and illuminate the world with electricity. But that was just one of the many groundbreaking inventions Edison devised, many of which changed the shape of entertainment, industry, and everyday life. Meet the Wizard of ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published August 1st 2007 by Sterling
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Diana
Jun 13, 2008 Diana rated it 4 of 5 stars  ·  review of another edition
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I don't like reading biography much...I am very picky about it. I always find biography a bit boring, but for this Sterling Biographies of Thomas Edison, I really recommend this book to be read by everyone, regardless you like reading biography or not.

I found out (after buying it) that this is a biography for kids. But never mind, this one is still worth reading, full of informative article and pics of Edison's invention, you'd never feel bored reading it. And besides, a biography with lots of
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Muhammad
I think he was a great inventor and that he was a very fortunate man at his time.
Hunter C. 8 Rdg
I really enjoyed this book because it was jam packed with cool facts.The author did a really good job of showing the good and bad parts of Thomas Edison's life. So if you need a good read or to do a project on a inventor you should read this book. You would be surprised at how interesting this biography is. This by far one of the best books i've read in awhile.
Ibrahim
I think any one would like to increase his/her english & get some knowledge this is the right book.
Horace Mann Family Reading Challenge
This book is about the life of Thomas Edison and the pros and cons of his life. J.S.
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