Can You Crack the Code?
A Fascinating History of Ciphers and Cryptography
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Praise For Can You Crack the Code?: A Fascinating History of Ciphers and Cryptography…
"Hands-on history for budding spies, hackers, or anyone with a secret message to send . . . Offer[s] a broad and lucid survey of cryptographic strategies." - Kirkus Reviews
"This perennially popular topic leads kids into tales of war and espionage, and to better ways of passing messages in class… Cartoon illustrations keep things cheery, as does Schwartz’s overall optimism concerning cybersecurity and the white hat hacking. For middle-graders interested in the interplay of encryption and their personal security." - BCCB
Bloomsbury Children's Books, 9781681195148, 128pp.
Publication Date: March 26, 2019
About the Author
Lily Williams is the author and illustrator of If Sharks Disappeared, If Polar Bears Disappeared, and If Elephants Disappeared. She grew up in Northern California where she received her B.F.A. from California College of the Arts. Lily seeks to inspire change, engage audiences, and educate people of all ages with her artwork. Her work can be seen in films, books and on her website.