Technology

Bank Street Children's Book Committee's Best Books of 2014 for Children Five to Nine
Robot, Go Bot! Cover Image
By Dana M. Rau, Wook Jin Jung (Illustrator)
$3.99
ISBN: 9780375870835
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 25th, 2013

Simple words in comic-style balloons tell the engaging story of a bossy girl and her robot.

 


Locomotive Cover Image
By Brian Floca, Brian Floca (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781416994152
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books - September 3rd, 2013

Readers follow one family from Omaha, Nebraska, to Sacramento, California, and learn about the Transcontinental Railroad.  Watercolor landscapes and close-up views of the train's inner workings heighten the experience.

 


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Toilet: How It Works Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781596437791
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: David Macaulay Studio - September 10th, 2013

Learn how toilets, plumbing, sewers, and treatment plants work.

 


Train Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780545384957
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orchard Books - September 24th, 2013

Follow commuter trains, freight trains, high-speed trains, and more on their journeys.