The perfect Christmas gift for a young and inquiring mind

Adam Spencer has always had a gift for making science and mathematics fun and accessible to all ages. His Big Book of Numbers and World of Numbers books have been great stocking-stuffers for young readers who love facts, trivia and simply understanding how the world works. Now – just in time for Christmas – he’s back with a tremendously entertaining romp through history.

Starting with the big bang and ending in the present day (with a few glimpses of the future for good measure) Adam Spenccer’s Time Machine is a history book unlike any other.

Jam-packed with quotes, quizzes, anecdotes and trivia, Adam’s latest book is a full-colour treasure trove of trivia for any enquiring mind – whether they’re 8 or 108.

  • Did you know that some of the earliest mathematicians and astronomers were indigenous Australians?
  • Or that Lord Byron’s daughter, Ada Lovelace, was a pioneer of computer programming … despite dying in 1852?
  • Can you believe that pinball was actually illegal across much of the US until the 1970s?
  • Will time travel ever be possible?
  • And who (or what) is the Witch of Agnesi?

Learn the answers and more in Time Machine, 2016’s ultimate compendium for curious minds. 

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Time Machine

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Adam Spencer’s Time Machine, an awesome book for any inquiring mind, is available now from Dymocks. Click here to learn more.