Norby the Mixed-Up Robot (Norby Chronicles)

By: Asimov, Janet; Asimov, Isaac

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New paperback book copy of Norby the Mixed-Up Robot by Janet and Isaac Asimov. Dover (2009) unabridged republication of the edition published by Walker Publishing Co., Inc., New York, 1983. 96 pages. 5-3/8 x 8-1/2 inches, 22 cm. Mineola NY: Dover Publications, Inc. Manufactured in the United States of America. List price 5.99. Summary: Jeff Wells, a Space Academy student, and Norby, a second-hand robot with unusual abilities, find themselves involved in the sinister plans of Ing the Ingrate, who intends to take over the universe. The coauthor is Isaac Asimov. Accelerated Reader: BL 4.8, AR points 4.0.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!

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Meet Norby -- he wants to help, but he's one mixed-up robot When Space Academy cadet Jeff Wells needs tutoring for his course in Martian Swahili, he goes looking for a robot teacher. Norby possesses not only the usual robot skills but also an extraordinary array of powers, including antigravity and hyperspace capabilities. He's just a little fuzzy on how to use his gifts Together, the boy and the robot must figure out a way to foil a sinister plot involving Ing the Ingrate, would-be Emperor of the Universe.
The first book of TheNorby Chronicles, this novel was written by Janet Asimov and her husband, Isaac Asimov -- the author of I, Robot and many other robot stories. It's a great way to introduce young readers to the thrills of science fiction.

Title: Norby the Mixed-Up Robot (Norby Chronicles)

Author/Composer: Asimov, Janet; Asimov, Isaac

Categories: 8 to 12 Years,

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2010-01-21

ISBN Number: 0486472434

ISBN Number 13: 9780486472430

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: 004911

Keywords: Books, Children, Kids, Juvenile, Literature, Science Fiction, Machines, Robots, Accelerated Reader, Norby Chronicles, Isaac, Janet, Asimov,