Mistakes that worked
(Book)

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Published:
New York : Delacorte Press, 2013.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
78 pages. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.8 - AR Pts: 2
Lexile measure:
1040L
Fountas & Pinnell:
T
Rating:
Guided reading level: T
Status:
3 copies, 1 person is on the wait list.
Description

Popsicles, potato chips, Silly Putty, Velcro, and many other familiar things have fascinating stories behind them. In fact, dozens of products and everyday items had surprisingly haphazard beginnings. Mistakes That Worked offers forty of these unusual tales, along with hilarious cartoons and weird and amazing facts. Readers will be surprised and inspired!

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Location
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Status
Broadneck Library - Children's Nonfiction
J 609 J
Checked Out
Severn Library - Children's Nonfiction
J 609 J
On Hold
Severna Park Library - Children's Nonfiction
J 609 J
Checked Out
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0385320434 (pbk.) :, 9780385320436 (pbk.) :, 9780399552021 (hdc./Turtleback) :
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.8, 2 Points
Lexile measure:
1040
Fountas & Pinnell:
T

Notes

General Note
"A Doubleday Book for Young Readers."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 76-78) and index.
Description
Presents the stories behind forty things that were invented or named by accident, including aspirin, X-rays, frisbees, silly putty, and velcro.
Target Audience
Guided reading level: T
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Jones, C. F., & O'Brien, J. (2013). Mistakes that worked. New York: Delacorte Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jones, Charlotte Foltz and John O'Brien. 2013. Mistakes That Worked. New York: Delacorte Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jones, Charlotte Foltz and John O'Brien, Mistakes That Worked. New York: Delacorte Press, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Jones, Charlotte Foltz., and John O'Brien. Mistakes That Worked. New York: Delacorte Press, 2013. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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