Reviews for Race Car
Horn Book Guide Reviews 2007 Spring
This comic-book-format series explains the repair process of a specific vehicle. West ably describes the mechanics and science underlying each machine's design. While providing a solid overview, there is a lot of overlap and repetition among the books, and the framing device (the reader is helping to repair a vehicle) becomes a bit tedious. Diagrams are included. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Why Things Don't Work titles: [cf2]Helicopter[cf1], [cf2]Motorcycle[cf1], [cf2]Plane[cf1], [cf2]Race Car[cf1], [cf2]Tank[cf1], and [cf2]Train[cf1].] Copyright 2007 Horn Book Guide Reviews.