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How to Build a House (Technical Tales)

A colossal adventure of construction, teamwork, and friendship

Martin Sodomka Saskia Lacey



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Walter Foster Jr.
24 August 2016
Learn about home construction and teamwork as three unlikely friend work together to build a miniature house!

How to Build a House continues to follow the adventures of the three unlikely friends--Eli, Phoebe, and Hank, as they take on their latest engineering adventure, building a house! Follow the trio as they learn about how a house is constructed, from the foundation to the rafters. Detailed diagrams and illustrations help children and their parents visualize and conceptualize real-world home construction. Through hard work and preservation, the three friends learn the ins and outs of architecture and the benefits of teamwork. Filled with high-tech, realistic diagrams, How to Build a House provides children with a basic introduction to how a home is built from the ground up and encourages their curiosity to dream big.
By:   Saskia Lacey
Illustrated by:   Martin Sodomka
Imprint:   Walter Foster Jr.
Country of Publication:   United States
Dimensions:   Height: 229mm,  Width: 229mm,  Spine: 13mm
Weight:   465g
ISBN:   9781633221413
ISBN 10:   1633221415
Pages:   64
Publication Date:   24 August 2016
Recommended Age:   From 6
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  English as a second language
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

A beautiful storyteller, Saskia Lacey is an educational children's author with an extensive teaching background. Lacey has developed engaging children's stories and projects for a variety of publishers and illustrators.Martin Sodomka is a graphic designer based in the Czech Republic. He is a self-published illustrator of books for children.

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