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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

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Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara

Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara, born in Barcelona, Spain, is a writer and creative director in constant search of new concepts for children's books. Working for more than fifteen years for clients in top advertising agencies, her books combine creativity with learning, aiming to establish a new and fresh relationship between children and pop culture.

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.