Explore the full range of titles. Discover sports stars, scientists, artists and much more...

Book explorer

Alan Turing

Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara

Illustrated by: Ashling Lindsay

Meet Alan Turing, the genius code cracker and father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence.

Alan grew up in England, where his best friends were numbers and a little boy called Christopher. When his young friend died, Alan retreated to the world of numbers and codes, where he discovered how to crack the code of the Nazi Enigma machine. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the brilliant mathematician's life.


Format: Hardback, 32 pages

ISBN: US 9780711246782, UK 9780711246775

Size: 9.449in x 7.677in / 240mm x 195mm

Published: April 7, 2020

Reviews coming soon!

Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara

Ashling Lindsay

ASHLING LINDSAY is an artist from Belfast, Northern Ireland. She has illustrated several picture books and is currently working on her own picture book.