Jonathan Litton has written and edited a number of nonfiction titles for children. His favorite machine is the bicycle, but he is also quite fond of microwaves and levitating trains. Tom Connell has more than 20 years of illustration experience, and mainly focuses on vehicles and machines. Ian Jackson studied Technical and Scientific Illustration, and has had his work widely published in a variety of formats.
Introducing Record Breakers, a new and interactive nonfiction series! MECHANICAL MARVELS blends cool facts with engaging design, attractive artwork, and lift-the-flap and pop-up fun!
Prepare to marvel over the world’s mightiest machines as you discover what lies behind the nuts and bolts. Discover which watch has over 1000 diamonds, which car drives everywhere in reverse, and much much more! From the clever to the crazy, watch the mechanical world come alive as the colorful pop-ups jump out from the pages. Bursting to the brim with flaps to lift and mind-boggling facts, this is one adventure not to be missed!
This flashy volume uses pop-ups as an eye-catching garnish to a cornucopia of quick-fire factoids, all in an irreverent tone… The appeal for fans of weird and wild things is undeniable.