Series: Great Idea


ZAP! NIKOLA TESLA TAKES CHARGE by Monica Kulling
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"Storywise, this admiring introduction to one of the foremost inventors of the electrical age sparkles, but it doesn't provide a steady, dependable source of information. (Informational picture book. 4-8)"
Nikola Tesla arrived in the United States nearly penniless, but he had engineering skills and a grand dream. Read full book review >
Released: Aug. 10, 2010

Greasing the wheels of her smooth-running account with occasional dollops of fiction, Kulling follows the late-19th/early-20th-century African-American inventor from his youth in Canada to the successful trial of the oil cup he invented to prevent locomotives from having to stop frequently for manual oiling. Read full book review >