The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle (Paperback)
And Other Surprising Stories about Inventions
Puffin Books, 9780141302041, 114pp.
Publication Date: March 1, 1999
Did you know that the ice cream sundae was invented because of a law forbidding the sale of ice cream on Sundays? Or that the first motorcycle was really just a tricycle with a motor? Would you believe that Mickey Mouse started out as a rabbit? Arranged in alphabetical order with anecdotal, fun-to-read text, this fascinating book is packed with the stories behind these and over 100 more inventions. " An] entertaining volume of trivia." - Kirkus Reviews
About the Author
Don L. Wulffson is the author of more than forty books, including Point Blank, The Kid Who Invented the Popsicle, Future Fright, and The Upside-Down Ship. He lives in Northridge, California.