The stepsisters yell. The fairy godmother sings. The pineapple-turned-monster-truck burns rubber on its way to the ball. For Cinderella, this evening is an enchanted STEM adventure through the science of sound. For readers, it’s a treat of a fractured fairy tale, complete with an ear diagram, a key-term glossary, critical thinking questions, and a sweet pair of glass high-top sneakers.
Thomas Kingsley Troupe has written more than 30 children’s books. His book ‘Legend of the Werewolf ‘(Picture Window Books, 2011) received a bronze medal for the Moonbeam Children’s Book Award. Thomas lives in Woodbury, Minnesota with his wife and two young boys.
Jomike Tejido is the author and/or illustrator of more than 100 children’s books. Working digitally, he specializes in whimsical illustrations, especially of dinosaurs, robots, and weird creatures–the stuff his readers love! Jomike and his family are based in Manila, Philippines, where he also paints and participates in art exhibitions.