What Makes a Magnet?
|Author:||Branley, Franklyn M., Branley, Franklyn Mansfield|
|ISBN:||9780062447005, Related ISBNs: 0062447009, 9780062338013, 9780062447005|
Read and find out about magnets in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book.
Why does a magnet pick up a paper clip but not a leaf or a penny? How can the whole world be a magnet?
Follow the step-by-step instructions about how to make your own magnet, and then find out for yourself what makes a magnet!
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