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Backyard physics experiments —Wood, Alix, author
Book
2018
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Physics is the study of matter and energy, and how these two things interact. We can use physics to understand many fascinating things about the natural world. This hands-on book of awesome experiments lets readers learn...

Ghostly prisons —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2017
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Mason jar creations —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2020
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"After the jam, pickles, or tomato sauce are eaten from a mason jar, what's next? Clever DIY creations are fun ways to reuse these adaptable items. This inspiring volume offers young artists many mason-jar projects they ...

Mason jar creations —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2020
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"After the jam, pickles, or tomato sauce are eaten from a mason jar, what's next? Clever DIY creations are fun ways to reuse these adaptable items. This inspiring volume offers young artists many mason-jar projects they ...

Pop art —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2017
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What made pop art special? Readers can find out the answer to this question through the colorful, fun pages of this book, which highlights the major features and figures of pop art. Profiles of Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenst...

Abstract art —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2017
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Abstract art might seem hard to define. But, by introducing readers to the major artists of the style, they'll have a good idea of the general characteristics of an abstract piece. In addition to biographical information...

Backyard chemistry experiments —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2019
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Be an actor : bring the script to life —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2018
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Actors are some of the most glamorous people on a movie set. They often make what they do look so easy, but there's much more to acting than meets the eye. Young thespians will read all about the many aspects of acting i...

Popsicle stick crafts —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2020
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"Budding artists will learn that a popsicle stick can be the foundation of a wonderful and useful work of art, such as a smartphone stand, a piece of fairy furniture, or a puzzle made from a beloved photograph."-- Publis...

Backyard botany experiments —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2019
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Backyard meteorology experiments —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2019
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Impressionist art —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2016
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Some of the most famous artists of all time were from the impressionist school. Claude Monet, Georges Seurat, and Edgar Degas all created works that have stood the test of time, and they were impressionists. Readers lear...

Be a film editor : polish the performance —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2018
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One of the most crucial people behind the scenes in a movie is the film editor. Without this meticulous artist, a film would seem awkward, hard to follow, and unprofessional. The film editor knows when to cut the action ...

Be a screenwriter: turn your idea into a script —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2018
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Everyone loves a good twist in a movie and that moment of surprise when the audience screams. The screenwriter is the one to thank for memorable movie plots and characterizations. Creative writers will love figuring out ...

Be a film director : direct with confidence —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2018
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A lot of people are involved in making a movie; just count them in the ending credits. There's one person who's in charge of making sure that those people work together, the director. A director oversees all the creative...

Witch trials —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2014
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From a modern perspective, it seems incredible that people were once executed for practicing witchcraft. Yet, in medieval Europe and colonial America, more than 12,000 lost their lives this way. The proof of witchery was...

Be a sound designer : creating a mood —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2018
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Every spooky movie needs some creepy sounds. The sound designer is responsible for creating the mood that makes us want to hide under our seats. Besides recording sound effects, sound designers also capture actors' dialo...

Creepy cemeteries —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2017
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Expressionist art —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2017
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Readers might be familiar with some of the works of Vincent Van Gogh. What they might not know is that he was an expressionist. The expressionists used color and painting techniques to suggest mood and emotion. An introd...

Gladiators : fighting to the death —Wood, Alix, author.
Book
2014
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Gladiators were mostly slaves and ex-soldiers, but some actually volunteered to fight for ancient Rome's entertainment. Gladiators went to special schools to acquire the skills needed to best opponents and survive to fig...

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