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12 Books Featuring Engineers

12 Books Featuring Engineers

You can borrow these books for FREE through the Boston Public Library (BPL) or preview them through our affiliate link on Amazon.

Future Engineer
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Discover the signs of a budding engineer, like an inquisitive child asking how things work. As well as the many different types of engineers, such as an electrical engineer, a mechanical engineer, a civil engineer, and more. Available for FREE on ComCat (Massachusetts Library Catalog).

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Electrical Engineering on Christmas
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A beautifully illustrated introduction to electricity, how to create it and how it gets in our homes.

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Baby Loves Aerospace Engineering! (Baby Loves Science Book 1)
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Baby engineer learns how a bird, plane and rocket stay in the air.

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ABC Engineering Book (S.T.E.A.M. Baby)
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Learn the alphabet through engineering terms like aqueduct and beam. Not yet available at the Boston Public Library.

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Again, Essie? (Storytelling Math)
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A big brother builds a wall to keep his little sister away, but then he discovers she just wants to play with him. The book ends with a beautiful discussion about how walls can be helpful, but sometimes they are not. The book also explores math concepts like engineering, spatial relationships, and 3-D geometry. It also has a bilingual glossary.

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Adi's Perfect Patterns and Loops
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Adi and Gabi are friends and coding creatives. Together they observe patterns and loops in their real lives like the school bus and mail carrier's daily routes. They discover that programmers also use patterns and loops to help computers complete repetitive tasks. Readers will explore where engineers or computer programmers may use patterns and loops in code.

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Whoosh!: Lonnie Johnson's Super-Soaking Stream of Inventions
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Meet a self-taught engineer who loved building things as a child. His inventions included making a rocket from scratch, a robot, a sound system and later one of the top selling toys in the world -- a water gun.

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