Zero to Hero: Engineers

By Tim Collins (Author), Isobel Lundie (Illustrator)


Pub Date 11/9/2021

ISBN 9781913971380

Format Paperback



Zero to Hero: Engineers

by Tim Collins, Isobel Lundie
The Zero to Hero series of hilarious fictional diaries puts the reader inside the heads of hapless children in frazzling historical situations.

Engineers follows a set of twins who help Gustave Eiffel build the Statue of Liberty and the Eiffel Tower. "Get Real" fact boxes feature throughout, providing historical context and further information, as well as a timeline, historical biographies, and a glossary in the end matter.

Tim Collins' fiction for children has been translated into 40 languages and won awards such as the Manchester Fiction Prize and the Kalbacher Klapperschlange. The Long-Lost Secret Diary of the World's Worst Samurai was short-listed for the Spark Book Awards in 2021.
Isobel Lundie is an illustrator and designer. She graduated from Kingston University with first-class honors in illustration and animation. Since graduating, Isobel has specialized in children's publishing and has made books for The Salariya Book Company, Usborne, Random House, DK, and The Good Book Company.

Title Details

Pages 208 pages, b-w illus. throughout

Trim 5.06 x 7.81 x 0 Inches

Territories US/Can

Category Fiction

Age Range 8 and up