Crack the Code! (Paperback)

Activities, Games, and Puzzles That Reveal the World of Coding (Girls Who Code)

By Sarah Hutt, Brenna Vaughan (Illustrator)

Penguin Workshop, 9780399542565, 128pp.

Publication Date: March 13, 2018

List Price: 12.99*
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Use coding to make your dreams come true in this fun-filled activity book published in partnership with the nonprofit organization Girls Who Code!

You might not realize it, but coding is everywhere--not just in our computers and phones. The video games you play, the animated films you watch, and the digital stopwatch you use--they're all powered with code!

This action-packed book with a two-color interior is full of word games, mazes, quizzes, and more--it's your key to understanding how coding is used in robotics, arts & animation, sports, music & performance, and for social causes. You might even find inspiration for your next coding project!

About the Author

Sarah Hutt is a writer, director, and documentary supervising producer. She is the author of several nonfiction books for children and young adults, and her film work has appeared on The Discovery Channel, National Geographic Wild, MSNBC, Animal Planet, Travel Channel, The History Channel, and VICELAND, to name a few.

Brenna Vaughan has a BFA in illustration from Memphis College of Art. Her work is a blend of digital and traditional media that combines watercolor, ink, and acrylic with digital techniques. She lives in the St. Louis area with her two children.

Praise For Crack the Code!: Activities, Games, and Puzzles That Reveal the World of Coding (Girls Who Code)

“Crack the Code! includes morecoding activities than I could everhave imagined.”—The Book Report Network