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Inventors: Incredible stories of the world's most ingenious inventions (DK Explorers) Hardcover – Illustrated, July 7, 2020

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Lord Robert Winston is Professor of Science and Society and Emeritus Professor of Fertility Studies at Imperial College London. Robert is one of a kind - a world-renowned scientist, television presenter, and writer, who has combined groundbreaking academic work with an ability to communicate ideas and understanding to the general public. He has used his unique expertise to contribute towards numerous successful DK books including Ask a Scientist (2019), The STEAM Team (2018), and Utterly Amazing Human Body (2015).

Jessamy Hawke is an illustrator working in ink, gouache, watercolor, and linocut-printmaking, having graduated with an MA in Illustration from Kingston University in 2016. Jessamy's project "A Midnight Clear," based on William Wharton's wartime novel, was shortlisted for the 2016 V&A Student Illustrator of the Year Award and was displayed in the V&A Museum in London, and she was Runner-Up in the Little White Lies Creative Brief competition in March 2017. Jessamy's work has been exhibited in solo shows in London and Oxford. She is also the author of the art blog aestronauts.com. Her work can be found at jessamyhawke.co.uk or on Instagram under the handle @jessamydrewthat.
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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ DK Children; Illustrated edition (July 7, 2020)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 144 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1465492283
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1465492289
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ 7 - 9 years
  • Lexile measure ‏ : ‎ 1060L
  • Grade level ‏ : ‎ 2 - 4
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 2 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 9.25 x 0.7 x 11.38 inches
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