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Jan Adkins, called “the consummate teacher” by David Macaulay, is the author and illustrator of more than three dozen books covering history, technology, and many other topics. They include Bridges From My Side to Yours and What If You Met a Pirate. Jan Adkins lives in Novato, California. ...more

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Thomas Edison

3.95 avg rating — 128 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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Moving Heavy Things

4.21 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 1980 — 4 editions
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Bertha Takes a Drive: How t...

4.08 avg rating — 60 ratings3 editions
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Frank Lloyd Wright

3.69 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 2007 — 2 editions
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What If You Met a Pirate?

3.79 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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John Adams: Young Revolutio...

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3.85 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 2002 — 10 editions
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A Storm Without Rain: A Nov...

4.09 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 1983 — 4 editions
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What If You Met a Cowboy?

3.23 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Line: Tying It Up, Tying It...

4.58 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2004
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Solstice: A Mystery of the ...

4.20 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1990 — 3 editions
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