STEAM Stories (Hardcover)

The Great Go-Kart Race (Science)

By Jonathan Litton, Magalí Mansilla (Illustrator)

QEB Publishing, 9781786032775, 24pp.

Publication Date: September 20, 2018

List Price: 12.95*
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Description

Max and Suzy are entered in the Great Go-kart Race and all is going well until…they get stuck in the mud! Help them overcome several obstacles en route, such as a punctured tire and a dead battery, in this fun, interactive science story! Will the dynamic duo find the solutions to all the problems and win the race?

STEAM Stories is a series of interactive picture books, each introducing a different STEAM topic: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Join dynamic duo Max and Suzy in these action-packed problem-solving adventures which introduce children to key STEAM concepts through a gripping, interactive story. A review section at the back of each book highlights the key topics, invites children to relate the story to their own experiences, and improves reading comprehension.

This STEAM story introduces the concepts of pushes and pulls, sources of energy, and different materials. Together with Max and Suzy, young learners will explore the wonders of science.


About the Author

Jonathan Litton has written numerous children's books in prose and verse. He loves using his science background to write about sea creatures, space, and saving the planet, but is also fond of penning stories about pirates, princesses, and picnics.

Magalí Mansillais an illustrator based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Magalí uses a variety of techniques to create her illustrations, but her priority is capturing the magic of childhood in dreamlike forms and colors.