By Carlos Bueno
"Positive, clever, empowering philosophies and pondering talents couched in a wacky adventure." —Kirkus reports (Starred Review)
Lauren Ipsum is a fanciful trip via a land the place common sense and computing device technology come to life.
Meet Lauren, an adventurer misplaced in Userland who must locate her method domestic through fixing a sequence of puzzles. As she visits areas just like the Push & Pop Café and makes buddies with humans like Hugh Rustic and the Wandering Salesman, Lauren learns approximately laptop technological know-how with no even figuring out it—and so do you!
Read Lauren Ipsum your self or with anyone littler than you, then turn to the notes behind the e-book to benefit extra approximately good judgment and laptop technology within the genuine world.
"Filled with wit and wordplay, Lauren Ipsum is a full of life and well timed advent to computing basics that properly avoids pointing out pcs altogether." —Cory Doctorow for BoingBoing
"A having a look glass story for the pc age." —School Library Journal
"Lauren Ipsum is a part of a far better circulate that seeks to deliver programming talents to, good, everyone." —Wired
"Captures the spirit of challenge fixing and ignites readers' imaginations...introduces boys and girls to computing device technology —and to a brand new mind set and challenge solving." —Sheryl Sandberg, fb COO and writer of Lean In
"A fantastical trip into the twenty first century tech 'Wonderland' that either educates and entertains." —Ruthe Farmer, leader process & progress Officer, nationwide middle for girls & IT
Suggested for a long time 10 and up