Ask Albert Einstein by Lynne Barasch audiobook

Ask Albert Einstein

By Lynne Barasch
Read by Dru Fereday

Recorded Books, Inc.
0.26 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781449800307

In 1952, April is seven years old and adores her big sister Annabel. But Annabel is failing her math class and desperately needs help with a tough math problem. April decides to write to Albert Einstein asking him to give a hand. While she waits for his reply, April imagines everything he might be doing instead of working on math. Could he be riding his bike? Or working in his garden? Maybe he's playing his violin. But finally, Einstein sends the girls a clue to solving the puzzle. Lynne Barasch is the acclaimed authorllustrator of several picture books. Ask Albert Einstein is based on an actual letter the famous scientist received from a young student and his unusual response. This delightful story conveys a teenager's fear of possible failure and the compassion of a younger sibling who ultimately saves the day.

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Summary

Summary

In 1952, April is seven years old and adores her big sister Annabel. But Annabel is failing her math class and desperately needs help with a tough math problem. April decides to write to Albert Einstein asking him to give a hand. While she waits for his reply, April imagines everything he might be doing instead of working on math. Could he be riding his bike? Or working in his garden? Maybe he's playing his violin. But finally, Einstein sends the girls a clue to solving the puzzle. Lynne Barasch is the acclaimed authorllustrator of several picture books. Ask Albert Einstein is based on an actual letter the famous scientist received from a young student and his unusual response. This delightful story conveys a teenager's fear of possible failure and the compassion of a younger sibling who ultimately saves the day.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A delightful story…Barasch provides a refreshing mix of genres and subjects that will appeal to many readers…Enchanting.” School Library Journal
“What a terrific book for young readers; it is imaginatively written and wonderfully executed.” Children’s Literature

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Author

Author Bio: Lynne Barasch

Author Bio: Lynne Barasch

Lynne Barasch wrote her first children’s book after her five year old daughter got on the wrong bus and went to the wrong school. Though the book was never published, Barasch went on to write and illustrate several more stories for children, most often about people she knew.

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Details

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Runtime: 0.26
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English