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              Elon Musk Young Readers' Edition

              Elon Musk Young Readers' Edition (Paperback)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $23.00
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              Elon Musk is an inspirational role model for young entrepreneurs, breaking boundaries and revolutionising the tech-world. He is also the real-life inspiration for the Iron Man series of films. He's not only seen as an entrepreneur in the spirit of a Steve Jobs but as an inventor ...and bold thinker. This book tells his story.
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              ISBN 9780753545102
              Released NZ 27 Feb 2017
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future
               

              Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future (Paperback)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $28.00
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              South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while doing these things; and he wants us all... to know about it. This book deals with his life and work.
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              ISBN 9780753555644
              Released NZ 28 Mar 2016
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future
               

              Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future (EPUB ebook)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              "South African born Elon Musk is the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind PayPal, SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity. Musk wants to save our planet; he wants to send citizens into space, to form a colony on Mars; he wants to make money while doing these things; and he wants us al...l to know about it. He is the real-life inspiration for the Iron Man series of films starring Robert Downey Junior. The personal tale of Musk's life comes with all the trappings one associates with a great, drama-filled story. He was a freakishly bright kid who was bullied brutally at school, and abused by his father. In the midst of these rough conditions, and the violence of apartheid South Africa, Musk still thrived academically and attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he paid his own way through school by turning his house into a club and throwing massive parties. He started a pair of huge dot-com successes, including PayPal, which eBay acquired for $1.5 billion in 2002. Musk was forced out as CEO and so began his lost years in which he decided to go it alone and baffled friends by investing his fortune in rockets and electric cars. Meanwhile Musk's marriage disintegrated as his techn
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              ISBN 9780753550663
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 21 May 2015
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
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              Elon Musk Young Readers' Edition
               

              Elon Musk Young Readers' Edition (EPUB ebook)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              Elon Musk is an inspirational role model for young entrepreneurs, breaking boundaries and revolutionising the tech-world. He is also the real-life inspiration for the Iron Man series of films. He's not only seen as an entrepreneur in the spirit of a Steve Jobs but as an inventor ...and bold thinker. This book tells his story.
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              ISBN 9780753545119
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              Language en
              Released NZ 24 Jan 2017
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
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              Penguin Readers Level 3: Elon Musk
               

              Penguin Readers Level 3: Elon Musk (Paperback)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $17.99
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              • Pub Date
                3 Mar 20
              ISBN 9780241430903
              Released NZ 3 Mar 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
               

              Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (Hardback, Young Reader's ed.)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $36.99
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              Adapted from the author's Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the quest for a fantastic future.

              ISBN 9780062463289
              Released NZ 24 Jan 2017
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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              Geek Silicon Valley: The Inside Guide To Palo Alto, Stanford, Menlo Park, Mountain View, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, San Jose, San Francisco
               

              Geek Silicon Valley: The Inside Guide To Palo Alto, Stanford, Menlo Park, Mountain View, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, San Jose, San Francisco (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $39.99
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              Some people say that Silicon Valley is a state of mind, but the cultural trends that drive us were born in a very real place. This book delves into Silicon Valley history, taking readers from success story to failed start-up and back again as they travel the roads in the birthpla...ce of modern technology.
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              ISBN 9780762742394
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2007
              Publisher Rowman & Littlefield Publishin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
               

              Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Young Reader's ed.)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $15.50
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              This fascinating young readers' adaptation of Vance's New York Times bestseller Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future features black-and-white photographs throughout and an epilogue. A Junior Library Guild Selection.

              ISBN 9780062862433
              Released NZ 1 May 2018
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Elon Musk Lib/E: Tesla, Spacex, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
                

              Elon Musk Lib/E: Tesla, Spacex, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (Audio CD / Audio)

              By Vance, Ashlee; Read by Sanders, Fred

              • RRP: $115.50
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              Technology journalist Ashlee Vance provides [an] inside look into the extraordinary life and times of Silicon Valley's most audacious entrepreneur. Written with exclusive access to Musk, his family, and friends, the book traces the entrepreneur's journey from a rough upbringing i...n South Africa to the pinnacle of the global business world --Amazon.com, print edition.
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              ISBN 9781481533652
              Released NZ 19 May 2015
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future
               

              Elon Musk and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Young Reader's ed.)

              By Vance, Ashlee

              • RRP: $15.50
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              An in-depth look into the extraordinary life of the world s most important entrepreneur, Elon MuskThis fascinating and easily accessible young readers adaptation of Ashlee Vance s New York Times bestselling Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future features b...lack-and-white photographs throughout and an epilogue. The version for adults has been praised as riveting (The Financial Times), spirited (The Wall Street Journal), and masterful (Vice). Now younger readers can read about this innovative leader who is revolutionizing three industries at once: space, automotive, and energy.There are few people in history who could match Elon Musk s relentless drive and vision. A modern combination of famous inventors and industrialists like Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, and Steve Jobs, Elon is the man behind companies such as SpaceX, Tesla Motors, SolarCity, and PayPal that are transforming the way we live.Written with exclusive access to Elon, his family, and his friends, this book traces Elon s journey from a kid in South Africa to a young man in the United States, his dramatic technical inventions, and his world-changing companies. Elon has sparked new levels of innovation in the world, and this book gives young readers a detailed but fast-paced look at his story.
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              ISBN 9780062463272
              Released NZ 24 Jan 2017
              Publisher HarperCollins
              Interest Age 5-12 years
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