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Breakthrough : how one teen innovator is changing the world / Jack Andraka with Matthew Lysiak.

Book Book ([2015])
Description: 239 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015]
9 of 9 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Bunker Hill Community College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks Q143 .A57 A53 2015 (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial YA Biographies 5539b (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Teen Nonfiction TEEN 920/ANDRAKA (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynn YA Summer Reading H.S Reading List /Circ Stacks (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynn YA Summer Reading H.S Reading List /Circ Stacks (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynn YA Summer Reading H.S Reading List (Text to Phone) Available -
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) Biography YA 610 Andraka (Text to Phone) Available -
Saugus YA Biographies YA BIO Andraka (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Children's Nonfiction Children's Biography Andraka (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 0062369652
  • ISBN: 9780062369659
  • Edition: First edition.
Contents: Introduction: The intervention -- Growing up Andraka -- The geek in the closet -- A recipe for disaster -- The knowledge cure -- Remember the patient -- Failing upward -- Cancer paper boy -- Oh my God, we killed Morley Safer -- Breakthrough -- The school of Jack : experiments, tips, and facts.
Summary: "Teen scientist Jack Andraka chronicles his development of an inexpensive early detection test for pancreatic, ovarian, and lung cancer, and recounts his own personal story of overcoming depression and homophobic bullying. Includes hands-on science experiments"--From publisher description.
Authors: Lysiak, Matthew, (author.).

Citation:

Andraka, Jack. "Breakthrough : how one teen innovator is changing the world." New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2015.

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