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The inventors of Minecraft : Markus "Notch" Persson and his coding team / Jill Keppeler.

Keppeler, Jill, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Series Information

Breakout biographies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 794.8092 KEP (Text) 34207002159607 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle J92 PERS (Text) 39231033461589 Children's New Materials Collection Available -
Newton Co PL - Lake Village Memorial Township Library j 338.7617 KEPPELE (Text) 71561000141243 Children's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Morocco Community Library j 338.7617 KEPPELE (Text) 71561000141385 NWPLMChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Newton Co PL - Roselawn Library j 338.7617 KEPPELE (Text) 71561000141270 NWPLRChildren's Nonfiction Available -
Parke Co PL - Rockville NF J 794.8092 KEP (Text) 77612000004350 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j B PERSSON KEPPELER (Text) 33946003343956 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781508160625
  • ISBN: 1508160627
  • ISBN: 9781508160632
  • ISBN: 9781508160649
  • ISBN: 1508160643
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes webography.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The story of a game -- Who is Notch? -- Creating Minecraft -- Mojang -- Building a team -- Block by block -- Beginning of the end -- The sale -- Moving on.
Summary, etc.:
In 2009, a deceptively simple block-based sandbox game first began appearing on computers. Now, eight years later, Minecraft is one of the best-selling games of all time. But how did this worldwide phenomenon come to be? Readers will learn about the game's creator, programmer Markus "Notch "Persson; Mojang, the company he founded to help make it a reality; and the team of people who've helped it reach its current popularity. Intriguing details, an in-depth timeline, and full-color photos will enthrall gaming enthusiasts eager to learn about the people that have broken the computer programming mold to create their favorite pastime.
Subject: Persson, Markus, 1979- > Juvenile literature.
Persson, Markus, 1979-
Persson, Markus, 1979-
Computer programmers > Sweden > Juvenile literature.
Minecraft (Game) > Juvenile literature.
Minecraft (Game)
Computer programmers.
Computer programmers.
Minecraft (Game)
Genre: Biographies.

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