Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions and How They Came to Be
An inspirational reference book that includes a bibliography, both children and adults will get a kick out of Mistakes That Worked.
Some of the things invented by mistake:
• Piggy banks
• Silly putty
• Potato chips
“Jones has great fun with facts, dredging up plenty in a lively, anecdotal account that recollects the oddball origins of a variety of foods, clothing, toys, and devices….A gem of a book.” – Booklist, starred review.
|For Ages||8 to 12 years|
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