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The Way We Work

The MacArthur genius and Caldecott medalist David Macaulay explains the most complicated machine of all: the human body.

Bestselling Classic

The New Way Things Work

From levers to lasers, windmills to websites, this international bestseller continues to be an essential resource for readers around the world.

“A superb achievement.” —The New York Times

Meet David Macaulay

David Macaulay

The beloved, bestselling author and illustrator is a Caldecott medalist and recipient of a MacArthur “Genius” fellowship. Get to know him in our online Q&A!

How David Macaulay Works

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Go behind the scenes with the master explainer to see how he creates his incredible books.