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10 books about inventions

Pick up one of these featured titles on inventions in February 2021.

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There are hundreds of books published on inventions. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.
Inventions: A Visual Encyclopedia cover

304 pages

$25.47

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Inventions: A Visual Encyclopedia by DK

Publisher: DK Children

Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions & How They Came to Be cover

96 pages

$10.79

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Mistakes That Worked: 40 Familiar Inventions & How They Came to Be by Charlotte Foltz Jones

Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers

Elon Musk: A Kid's Book About Inventions (Mini Movers and Shakers) cover

36 pages

$14.26

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Elon Musk: A Kid's Book About Inventions (Mini Movers and Shakers) by Mary Nhin

Publisher: Grow Grit Press LLC

Absolutely Everything!: A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention cover

352 pages

$16.94

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Absolutely Everything!: A History of Earth, Dinosaurs, Rulers, Robots and Other Things Too Numerous to Mention by Christopher Lloyd

Publisher: What on Earth Books

The Story of Inventions: A first book about world-changing discoveries cover

40 pages

$12.99

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The Story of Inventions: A first book about world-changing discoveries by Catherine Barr

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books

Metropolis: A History of the City, Humankind's Greatest Invention cover

464 pages

$21.52

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Metropolis: A History of the City, Humankind's Greatest Invention by Ben Wilson

Publisher: Doubleday

Black People Invented Everything: The Deep History of Indigenous Creativity cover

256 pages

$25.51

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Black People Invented Everything: The Deep History of Indigenous Creativity by Dr. Sujan K. Dass

Publisher: Supreme Design Publishing

Black Pioneers of Science and Invention cover

272 pages

$8.99

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Black Pioneers of Science and Invention by Louis Haber

Publisher: Hmh Books for Young Readers

The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World cover

576 pages

$13.85

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The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt's New World by Andrea Wulf

Publisher: Vintage

Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon cover

304 pages

$26.99

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Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon by Colin Bryar

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

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