Ben Franklin and His First Kite (Paperback)

By Stephen Krensky, Bert Dodson (Illustrator)

Simon Spotlight, 9780689849848, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2002



Ten-year-old Ben Franklin finds working in his father's candle shop boring -- he'd much rather be doing experiments. He can't wait to try out his latest idea. With nothing but a simple kite, can Ben get across the pond -- without swimming a single stroke?