Castle: How It Works

Castle: How It Works (Hardcover)

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Take a tour of a medieval castle. Every part of the castle has a function. Walls keep the enemy out. Towers protect the lord and the soldiers. From the moat and portcullis to the great hall and dungeon, see how a castle works as an enemy army tries to storm the walls.  Castle: How It Works is a Kirkus Reviews Best Children's Book of 2012

About the Author

David Macaulay is the author and illustrator of more than twenty-five books including Cathedral, Pyramid, and Castle. His ground-breaking The Way Things Work has become a modern classic. He won the Caldecott Medal for Black and White. He lives in Vermont.

Praise for Castle: How It Works…

“…great fuel for the imagination.”--Kirkus, starred

"Engrossing...scoop this one up."--BCCB, starred

 "Both books revisit subjects covered in earlier books (Castle, rev. 10/77; and The New Way Things Work, rev. 3/89, 3/99), but these topics are here presented with the needs of developing readers in mind." -- The Horn Book

Product Details ISBN-10: 1596437448
ISBN-13: 9781596437449
Published: David Macaulay Studio, 09/18/2012
Pages: 32
Language: English
Recommended Reading Level Minimum Age: 7
Maximum Age: 8
Minimum Grade Level: 2nd Grade
Maximum Grade Level: 3rd Grade