Inventors & Engineers Book List

Inventors & Engineers
Picture Books & Resources

To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas A. Edison

Most children love to tinker, build and create. Inspire an interest in inventing and engineering with these super books. The characters and illustrations will spark children’s imagination, helping them develop and improve their own creative ideas.

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Inventors & Engineers
Book List

Further Reading


These resources relate to the book, author and illustrator. The number of resources varies subject to subject. Please check they are appropriate for your specific needs before using them with children. If you have any suggestions please get in touch!

General Information
Christchurch City Libraries: Inventions
Enchanted Learning: Inventors and Inventions
Explain That Stuff!: Technology timeline
National Inventors Hall of Fame: Search for an inventor’s biography
Thought Co.: Inventions
Educational Articles and Lesson Plans
STEM activities for Kids: Thinkers Who Tinker – Women Inventors

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