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I Am A Bug
"I am a Bug" is a picture book which explains some important aspects of sotware development using metaphors related to bugs! A parent working in the software business can read I am a Bug to a young child and explain what they do at work!
I am a Bug was written by Robert Sabourin and illustrated by his 12 year old daughter Catherine. It was written for parents to read with...more
Published 1999 by R. Sabourin
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I don't think the book adequately communicates to any of the intended targets. It is certainly too complicated for children ages 3 to 8. Maybe not necessarily complicated, but it requires a certain background in software/computer knowledge that, having been provided by other means, leaves no further ground for this book to cover. Its definitions are either too abstract to make any kind of link to software development ("sometimes big nets don't catch small bugs") or too specific ("My friend, Jame ...more