Books by Helaine Becker

ZOOBOTS by Helaine Becker
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: April 1, 2014

Becker introduces a handful of "zoobots," mechanical contrivances inspired by creatures from the animal kingdom.

This is a not-altogether-surprising collection of robotic tools serving a variety of tasks that humans may not be able to do or would rather not do even if they were able. Read full book review >

Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"The imaginative twist at the end makes this more likely to be picked up for a repeat reading, but not necessarily for the grammar lesson. (Picture book. 4-8)"
An alphabetical romp through an amusement park strives to illuminate comparatives and superlatives. Read full book review >
Released: April 1, 2012

"The sheer breadth of information presented here and its appealing format make this an invaluable resource, especially when accompanied by a knowledgeable adult to guide and correct. (table of contents, index) (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
Bite-sized pieces of information and hands-on explorations teach readers all about the sea, from its composition and currents to its problems and energy potential.   Read full book review >