Charlotte has a talent for anything technological, so when she receives a doll as a present, she upgrades it with a few spare parts and some code to create a new and improved friend in this STEM-friendly tale.
The first picture book from the science nonprofit comes a lively and funny story that introduces kids to computer coding. Pearl and her robot friend Pascal use fundamental computer coding concepts to break down building a sandcastle into small, manageable steps.
An uplifting portrait of the boundary-breaking woman who revolutionized computer science traces how Grace Hopper defied conventions and met incredibly difficult challenges throughout her life, becoming a role model for science- and math-minded students.
Playing her favorite video game for several hours before being urged to go outside and enjoy other activities, a resistant Bad Kitty discovers that some things are more fun than video games, in a lively tale that is complemented by a sheet of stickers. By the award-winning creator of Bad Kitty for President. Original.
An adventure inspired by classic video games and favorite modern works of children's literature follows the experiences of a 12-year-old video game enthusiast who, upon inheriting his uncle's junk treasures, discovers himself in a real-life escape-the-room game. Simultaneous eBook.
Starting at a new school for the third time in two years, video game enthusiast and disgruntled new kid Josh Baxter becomes an accidental enemy to his middle school's football star before his poor grades cause him to lose his gaming privileges. By the creator of Blindscape. Simultaneous eBook.
Spud was a perfectly normal kid. Actually, sometimes he could be a bit selfish. But he was like any other kid: played on a soccer team, went to school every day, had a bunch of friends, and HATED how much his mom annoyed him. And his life was pretty normal until, one day, he gets sucked into his Minecraft game. His mom always told him "Keep playing that game so much and you'll be sucked in." "I should be so lucky," he used to think to himself. But soon he finds himself trapped in Minecraft, clinging to dear life as spiders chase him, zombies attack him, and skeletons torment him. He must do everything he can in order to survive, which means using teamwork and preparation to survive the onslaught of Minecraft enemies.
Explains the compelling nature of video games and the commonalities shared between ancient and modern games, introducing their mathematical, scientific and psychological properties through a series of design projects. Simultaneous. 35,000 first printing.
The two teens behind the viral video game "Tampon Run" share the lesser-known story of their experience at Girls Who Code and their rise to fame, sharing insider perspectives into today's startups, the influence of women in tech and the power of coding. Simultaneous eBook. 75,000 first printing.
Demonstrates how to mod through comprehensive, step-by-step instructions and explanations for nine projects, providing coverage of basic coding skills while offering a free trial of the LearnToMod software. Original.
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