Inventions and Inventors

Award-Winning Children's Literature for
Inventions and Inventors
with Astounding Kids Wings Units for Lesson Planning and Activities

What You Never Knew About
Beds, Bedrooms, and Pajamas
by Patricia Lauber

The Boy Who Invented TV: Philo Farnsworth
by Kathleen Krull

The Cabinet of Wonders, The Kronos Files, Book 1
by Marie Rutkoski

The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins
by Barbara Kerley

Encyclopedia Prehistorica: Dinosaurs
by Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart

Felicity Floo Visits the Zoo
by S. E. Redmond

George Crum and the Saratoga Chip
by Galia Taylor

The Hallelujah Flight
by Phil Bildner

Hubert Invents the Wheel
by Claire and Monte Montgomery

The Invention of Hugo Cabret
by Brian Selznik

5 Inventors Literature Guides for
for Award-winning Picture Books

I, Vivaldi
by Janice Shefelman

I Was a Third Grade Science Project
by Mary Jane Auch

Mammoths on the Move
by Lisa Wheeler

Marvelous Mattie: How Margaret E. Knight Became an Inventor
by Emily Arnold McCully

Mosquito Bite
by Alexandra Siy and Dennis Kunkel

The Mysterious Benedict Society
by Trenton Lee Stewart

Neo Leo, the Ageless Inventions of Leonardo DaVinci
by Gene Barretta

Now and Ben, Modern Inventions of Benjamin Franklin Plus How Ben Franklin Stole Lightning
by Gene Barretta & by Rosalyn Schanzer

On the Go with Mr. and Mrs. Green
by Keith Baker

Project Mulberry
by Linda Sue Park

Radio Rescue (telegraph)
by Lynn Barsch

The Right Word: Roger and His Thesaurus
by Jen Bryant

Sea Clocks (the invention of longitude_
by Louise Borden

A Single Shard
by Linda Sue Park

Surviving Antarctica
by Andrea White

Thomas Edison: The Brilliant Inventor
by the Editors of Time Life Books

Two Little Boys from Two Little Toys
in Kids Wings Combination Unit

Turn of the Century
by Ellen Jackson

Violet the Pilot
by Steve Breen

Internet Connections for Inventors and Inventions