Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words

Rating


Quick to read
10

Build your vocabulary
4

Motivating
8

Engaging
8

Global
0
Score

Why read it?


  • The author uses the 1,000 most commonly used words in English.
  • The diagrams make even complicated things understandable.
  • It is a fun and interesting ‘How it works’ book.
  • It is quick to read, which means it’s great for motivation.
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Synopsis


This is a brilliant and simple book about how and why things work. The author takes every day and important things such as microwaves, bridges, the solar system, tectonic plates, and human cells, and explains them with the use of drawings and diagrams. The wonderful thing about this book is that he explains even the most complicated object or phenomenon using just the 1,000 most common words in English. This book is funny, interesting, and understandable.

Details


  • Author: Randall Munroe
  • Category: Adult, Easy read, Non-fiction.