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  • Writer's pictureMubashar from the Alpha Content Team

Nonfiction Narrative Books for Middle Schoolers on Science and Technology

  1. "The Secret Life of Dust: From the Cosmos to the Kitchen Counter, the Big Consequences of Little Things" by Hannah Holmes: This book explores the science of dust, its origins, and the big consequences it has on our daily life.

  2. "The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements" by Sam Kean: This book explores the history of the elements in the periodic table, including the stories of the scientists who discovered them.

  3. "The Boys Who Challenged Hitler: Knud Pedersen and the Churchill Club" by Phillip Hoose: This book tells the true story of a group of Danish teenagers who formed a resistance group during World War II to sabotage the Nazi occupation of Denmark

  4. "The Inventor's Secret: What Thomas Edison Told Henry Ford" by Suzanne Slade: This book explores the life and inventions of Thomas Edison, and his influence on Henry Ford and the development of the automobile industry.

  5. "The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin" by Julia Finley Mosca: This book explores the life and work of Temple Grandin, an autism advocate and scientist who revolutionized the livestock industry with her humane animal handling designs.

  6. "The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars" by Dava Sobel: This book tells the true story of the women who worked at the Harvard Observatory in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and their contributions to the field of astronomy.

  7. "The Secret World of Codebreaking: The Story of Codes and Codebreaking" by Paul B. Janeczko: This book explores the history of codes and codebreaking, from ancient civilizations to modern times, and how it has impacted the course of history.

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