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Author Cunningham, Kevin, 1966-
Title Roller coasters : from concept to consumer / by Kevin Cunningham
Pub Info New York : Children's Press, 2014.
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 620 Cun     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 24 cm.
Series Calling all innovators, A Career for You
Calling all innovators.
Audience 1120L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.9 1 1 163004
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 61) and index.
Summary With their giant drops and twisting loops, roller coasters have been thrilling people for decades. These exciting rides give passengers a taste of danger, but thanks to the careful work of roller coaster designers, they are as safe as can be. Readers will learn how designers and engineers work together to plan and build some of the world's most incredible thrill rides.
Subject Roller coasters -- Design and construction -- Juvenile literature.
Engineering -- Vocational guidance -- Juvenile literature.
Roller coasters -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Nonfiction.
ISBN 9780531220092
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