On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein Jennifer Berne

On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein

Author: Jennifer Berne
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Book Title
On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein
Author
Jennifer Berne
ISBN
9780811872355
A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived. From a boy endlessly fascinated by the wonders around him, Albert Einstein ultimately grows into a man of genius recognized the world over for profoundly illuminating our understanding of the universe. Jennifer Berne and Vladimir Radunsky invite the reader to travel along with Einstein on a journey full of curiosity, laughter, and scientific discovery. Parents and children alike will appreciate this moving story of the powerful difference imagination can make in any life.Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Jennifer BernePublisher: Chronicle BooksPublished: 04/23/2013ISBN: 9780811872355Pages: 56Weight: 1.05lbsSize: 9.70h x 10.10w x 0.50dAward: Georgia Children's Book Award - NomineeAward: Young Hoosier Book Award - NomineeAward: Nutmeg Book Award - NomineeAward: South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award - NomineeAward: Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - RecommendedAward: Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award - Honor BookReview Citations: Kirkus Reviews 04/01/2013 pg. 80School Library Journal 04/01/2013 pg. 147Horn Book Magazine 05/01/2013 pg. 104Shelf Awareness 05/14/2013Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 06/01/2013 pg. 454Booklist 06/01/2013 pg. 82Publishers Weekly 06/17/2013New York Times Book Review 07/14/2013 pg. 14New York Times Book Review 07/21/2013 pg. 22Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2013 - Outstanding, Noteworthy In StyleKirkus Best Picture Books 11/15/2013 pg. 44SLJ's Best Books 12/01/2013 pg. 33Booklist Ed Choice Youth 01/01/2014 pg. 14Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 157835 / On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert EinsteinReading Level: 4.5 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived. From a boy endlessly fascinated by the wonders around him, Albert Einstein ultimately grows into a man of genius recognized the world over for profoundly illuminating our understanding of the universe. Jennifer Berne and Vladimir Radunsky invite the reader to travel along with Einstein on a journey full of curiosity, laughter, and scientific discovery. Parents and children alike will appreciate this moving story of the powerful difference imagination can make in any life.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Jennifer Berne
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Published: 04/23/2013
ISBN: 9780811872355
Pages: 56
Weight: 1.05lbs
Size: 9.70h x 10.10w x 0.50d
Award: Georgia Children's Book Award - Nominee
Award: Young Hoosier Book Award - Nominee
Award: Nutmeg Book Award - Nominee
Award: South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award - Nominee
Award: Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - Recommended
Award: Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award - Honor Book

Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 04/01/2013 pg. 80
School Library Journal 04/01/2013 pg. 147
Horn Book Magazine 05/01/2013 pg. 104
Shelf Awareness 05/14/2013
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 06/01/2013 pg. 454
Booklist 06/01/2013 pg. 82
Publishers Weekly 06/17/2013
New York Times Book Review 07/14/2013 pg. 14
New York Times Book Review 07/21/2013 pg. 22
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2013 - Outstanding, Noteworthy In Style
Kirkus Best Picture Books 11/15/2013 pg. 44
SLJ's Best Books 12/01/2013 pg. 33
Booklist Ed Choice Youth 01/01/2014 pg. 14

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 157835 / On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein
Reading Level: 4.5 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5
A boy rides a bicycle down a dusty road. But in his mind, he envisions himself traveling at a speed beyond imagining, on a beam of light. This brilliant mind will one day offer up some of the most revolutionary ideas ever conceived. From a boy endlessly fascinated by the wonders around him, Albert Einstein ultimately grows into a man of genius recognized the world over for profoundly illuminating our understanding of the universe. Jennifer Berne and Vladimir Radunsky invite the reader to travel along with Einstein on a journey full of curiosity, laughter, and scientific discovery. Parents and children alike will appreciate this moving story of the powerful difference imagination can make in any life.

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Jennifer Berne
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Published: 04/23/2013
ISBN: 9780811872355
Pages: 56
Weight: 1.05lbs
Size: 9.70h x 10.10w x 0.50d
Award: Georgia Children's Book Award - Nominee
Award: Young Hoosier Book Award - Nominee
Award: Nutmeg Book Award - Nominee
Award: South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award - Nominee
Award: Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - Recommended
Award: Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award - Honor Book

Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 04/01/2013 pg. 80
School Library Journal 04/01/2013 pg. 147
Horn Book Magazine 05/01/2013 pg. 104
Shelf Awareness 05/14/2013
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 06/01/2013 pg. 454
Booklist 06/01/2013 pg. 82
Publishers Weekly 06/17/2013
New York Times Book Review 07/14/2013 pg. 14
New York Times Book Review 07/21/2013 pg. 22
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2013 - Outstanding, Noteworthy In Style
Kirkus Best Picture Books 11/15/2013 pg. 44
SLJ's Best Books 12/01/2013 pg. 33
Booklist Ed Choice Youth 01/01/2014 pg. 14

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 157835 / On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein
Reading Level: 4.5 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5