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  • 2 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Behind the scenes (New York, N.Y.)
True book.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Starke Co PL - Hamlet Branch J 629.228 CRA (Text) 30063010046631 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -
Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester J629.22 CRA (Text) 76682000144468 Junior NonFiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 629.228 CRANE (Text) 33946003390403 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Checked out 12/26/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531235027
  • ISBN: 0531235025
  • ISBN: 9780531241455
  • ISBN: 0531241459
  • ISBN: 9781537971353
  • ISBN: 1537971352
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 45) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Start your engines!: What are some of the ways people race cars? -- Need for speed: How do race car designers and drivers improve a car's performance? -- Fast tracks: What are some different kinds of race courses people compete on? -- Under the hood: What makes a Formula 1 car different from regular cars? -- The future of racing: How might auto racing change in the future? -- Hover car -- Clothespin racer.
Summary, etc.:
"Race car technology has come a long way from the early days of auto racing. Today’s cars rely on sleek, aerodynamic shapes and powerful engines to give drivers more speed and control than ever before. In this book, readers will find out how engineers and other creative, forward-thinking people work to push race car technology to the limit. They will also learn about the history of auto racing, what it is like to be a race car driver, and much more." -- provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 3-5.
Ages 8-10.
Subject: Automobiles, Racing > Juvenile literature.
Sports cars > Juvenile literature.
Racetracks (Automobile racing) > Juvenile literature.
Automobiles, Racing.
Sports cars.
Racetracks (Automobile racing).
Genre: Juvenile works.

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