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Second Saturday with David Macaulay | The Way Things Work Now

David MacaulayExplainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The Way Things Work Now to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives. Stop by for a book signing with Macaulay for this month's Second Saturday!

Packed with information on the inner workings of everything from windmills to Wi-Fi, this revised and humorous book both guides readers through the fundamental principles of machines, and shows how the developments of the past are building the world of tomorrow.

Macaulay is an award-winning author and illustrator whose books have sold millions of copies in the United States alone. Macaulay has garnered numerous awards including the Caldecott Medal and Honor Awards, the Boston Globe Horn Book Award, and many others. He lives with his family in Vermont.

Each Second Saturday of the month, the Norwich Bookstore and the Norwich Public Library collaborate on book-related events for children. We invite authors and illustrators from around the region to talk about their work and what inspires them. Or we create an event around a book's theme or characters. These are informal gatherings with friends to celebrate books and have fun! Stop by between 1 and 2 p.m.; reservations not necessary.

 

Event date: 
Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Event address: 
Norwich Bookstore
291 Main Street
Norwich, VT
The Way Things Work Now Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780544824386
Availability: Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - October 4th, 2016

A New York Times Bestseller

Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives.