The Way Things Work Now
Master explainer • Bestselling book creator • Caldecott medalist
The Way things Work

Bestselling Classic

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

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Meet David Macaulay

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

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How David Works

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

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