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Author photo. Wikipedia: David Macaulay at the Mazza Museum 2012 Fall Conference where he received the Mazza Medallion.

Wikipedia: David Macaulay at the Mazza Museum 2012 Fall Conference where he received the Mazza Medallion.

David Macaulay

Author of Castle

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David Macaulay was born on December 2, 1946 in Lancashire, England, but moved to Bloomfield, New Jersey when he was 11. He received a bachelor's degree in architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD). Before becoming an author and illustrator, he worked as an interior designer, a junior high school teacher, and instructor of interior design at RISD from 1969 to 1973. His first book, Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, was published in 1973. His other books include City, Castle, Pyramid, Mill, Underground, Mosque, The Way Things Work, Rome Antics, Shortcut,and How Machines Work. He has received numerous awards including a Caldecott Honor Medal in 1991 for Black and White and the Washington Children's Book Guild Award for a Body of Non-Fiction Work in 1977. He won the Royal Society young people¿s book prize for the best science books for children for his book How Machines Work. (Bowker Author Biography) David Macauley is the author & illustrator of many exciting & unusual books for readers of all ages, including, "The New Way Things Work." Superb design, magnificent illustrations, & clearly presented information distinguish all of his books. Whether chronicling the monumental achievements of past civilizations or satirizing modern architecture, he is concerned above all with how constructions are made & what their effects are on people & their lives. He lives in Rhode Island. (Publisher Provided)
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Castle (Author) 2,710 copies, 40 reviews
The Way Things Work 2,583 copies, 25 reviews
Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction (Author) 2,483 copies, 22 reviews
Pyramid (Author) 2,100 copies, 11 reviews
The New Way Things Work 1,495 copies, 14 reviews
Motel of the Mysteries 1,024 copies, 28 reviews
Black and White 1,001 copies, 94 reviews
The Way We Work 780 copies, 12 reviews
Underground (Author) 666 copies, 9 reviews
Mosque 574 copies, 12 reviews
Mill (Author) 519 copies, 9 reviews
Building Big (Author) 503 copies, 4 reviews
Ship 459 copies, 1 review
Unbuilding (Author) 435 copies, 8 reviews
The Way Things Work Now (Author) 407 copies, 7 reviews
Rome Antics 325 copies, 6 reviews
Great Moments in Architecture 255 copies, 1 review
Angelo 252 copies, 12 reviews
Built to Last 247 copies, 2 reviews
Shortcut 198 copies, 14 reviews
Castle: How It Works (My Readers) 145 copies, 5 reviews
Baaa 121 copies, 6 reviews
Why the Chicken Crossed the Road 120 copies, 7 reviews
Eye: How It Works (My Readers) 81 copies, 3 reviews
How Machines Work: Zoo Break! (Author) 70 copies, 2 reviews
Castle [1983 documentary] (Host) 13 copies, 1 review
Way Things Work game (Author) 3 copies
Guys Write for Guys Read (Illustrator) 703 copies, 13 reviews
Folklore and Fairy Tale Funnies (Contributor) 317 copies, 7 reviews
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (Cover artist) 293 copies, 7 reviews
The Amazing Brain (Illustrator) 142 copies, 3 reviews
Help! Let me out! (Illustrator) 6 copies

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