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Wheels: cars, cogs, carousels and other things that spin

Wheels: cars, cogs, carousels and other things that spin

Turner, Tracey, author; Burke, Fatti, illustrator

This title takes the reader on a fact-packed journey through the subject of wheels, from bicycles to driverless cars, via wheeled toys, Ferris wheels, potter's wheels and chariots along the way. Information is presented by Fatti Burke's stylish illustrations combined with creatively presented text, including speech bubbles

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Kingfisher, 2019
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Details

Statement of responsibility: words by Tracey Turner ; art by Fatti Burke
ISBN: 0753444909, 9780753444900
Intended audience: Key Stage 1, 2. Juvenile.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 48 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 28 cm
Subject: Non-Fiction 5+.; Science, Maths and Technology.; Wheels Miscellanea Juvenile literature.

Contents

  1. Introduction - 1: Introduction
  2. Section - 2: Potters' Wheels
  3. Section - 3: The First Wheels
  4. Section - 4: Chariots
  5. Section - 5: Waterwheels
  6. Section - 6: Cogs and Gears
  7. Section - 7: Spinning Wheels
  8. Section - 8: Colour Wheels
  9. Section - 9: Ships' Wheels
  10. Section - 10: Trains
  11. Section - 11: Carousels
  12. Section - 12: The Penny-Farthing
  13. Section - 13: Steam Cars to Driverless Cars
  14. Section - 14: Roller Coasters
  15. Section - 15: Ferris Wheels
  16. Section - 16: Bicycles
  17. Section - 17: Roller Skates and Skateboards
  18. Section - 18: Racing Cars
  19. Section - 19: Really, Really Big Wheels
  20. Section - 20: Wheel of Fortune
  21. Section - 21: Timeline
  22. Index - 22: Index