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Castle: How It Works

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David Macaulay with Sheila Keenan

David Macaulay Studio

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

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“…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

“…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

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Children's Review: Castle: How It Works by David Macaulay with Sheila Keenan. Roaring Brook/Macaulay, $15.99 (32p) ISBN 978-1-59643-744-9
Launching the David Macaulay Studio imprint (along with Jet Plane: How It Works, simultaneously available), this handsome leveled reader aims to stimulate both verbal and visual literacy, Macaulay w
- Publishers Weekly

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Castle: How It Works

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David Macaulay with Sheila Keenan

Kirkus Reviews Best Books of the Year, CCBC Choice (Univ. of WI), School Library Journal 20 Outstanding Nonfiction Books - Mas
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