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George's Secret Key to the Universe

Hawking, Lucy

(Book - 2007)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
George's Secret Key to the Universe
Follows the adventures of a young boy and his neighbor friend as they travel through a computer portal into outer space, where they explore such mysteries as black holes and the origins of the universe, while trying to evade an evil scientist.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2007
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 1416954627
Branch Call Number: J HAWKING
Characteristics: 297 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Parsons, Garry
Galfard, Christophe
Hawking, Stephen 1942-


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Dec 18, 2012
  • faizamalik rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

My almosy 7 yr old is throughly enjoying reading this book. Its an adventure but full of space facts. The action moves at just the right speed to keep a young reader engaged. My son does not have a natural love of reading, but enjoys this content so much that he reads anyway. :)

Nov 11, 2012
  • dronfire rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

amazing!! a must read!!

Jan 22, 2012
  • angiem99 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This was an awesome book! I found it amusing to read! It's great! Just keep going in the book and it becomes quite exciting. It was worth my time.

Aug 12, 2010
  • coolx777 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

The book is really good..
And the way hawking combined fact and fiction ..........FANTASTIC


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