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Title: GEORGE'S SECRET KEY TO THE UNIVERSE
By: Lucy Hawking, Stephen Hawking
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 055255958X
ISBN 13: 9780552559584
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Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE CHILDREN'S PUBLISHERS UK
Pub. date: 1 August, 2008
Pages: 320
Description: George's pet pig breaks through the fence into the garden next door - introducing him to his new neighbours: the scientist, Eric, his daughter, Annie, and a super-intelligent computer called Cosmos. And from that moment George's life will never be the same again, for Cosmos can open a portal to any point in outer space...
Synopsis: Take a rollercoaster ride through the vastness of space and, in the midst of an exciting adventure, discover the mysteries of physics, science and the universe with George, his new friends next door - the scientist Eric and his daughter, Annie - and a super-intelligent computer called Cosmos, which can take them to the edge of a black hole and back again. Or can it? And who else would like to get their hands on Cosmos? A funny and hugely informative romp through space, time and the universe.
Publication: UK
Imprint: Corgi Childrens
Returns: Returnable
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