March 24, 2018

The Advocate's Toolbox

Hi-Tech Action: Engineering, Machines, & Technology | Series Made Simple Spring 2013

With a few notable exceptions, the entriesin this mixed bag of high-tech offerings are aimed at casual readers enthralled by images of big, noisy machines–preferably the sort that carry guns and bombs.

Great Gadgets: Machines, Tools, and Technology | Series Made Simple Fall 2012

From kindergartners with truck obsessions to high school students researching the latest inventions, books on technology are always in demand. Some notable topics appear in this fall’s crop of books: simple machines and tools, amazing vehicles, and the development of technology over time.